Lakeland, FL – As has been reported, COVID-19 cases have risen in our area, and the number of people seeking care for COVID-19 at Lakeland Regional Health’s Medical Center has increased.
The information below provides a snapshot of what we are experiencing at the hospital.
CURRENT NUMBERS AT THE MEDICAL CENTER (as of August 16, 2021; 9:15 a.m.)
- Patients positive for COVID-19: 395*
- Number of patients in Intensive Care positive for COVID-19: 51
- Number of patients on a ventilator positive for COVID-19: 40
*Previous high in January 2021 surge: 180. Most recent low: 41 (June 25, 2021)