COVID-19 continues trending down
New COVID-19 cases continued trending down Sunday, Feb. 14
The Oregon Health Authority reported 254 new cases as of Feb. 14, bringing the state total to 150,281. That compares to 474 new cases reported Saturday, Feb. 13.
The health authority also reported no new deaths, leaving the state's toll at 2,137. That compares to 34 new deaths reported Feb. 13. They took place between Oct. 21 and Feb. 12.
State health officials also reported that a cumulative total of 677,194 first and second doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered. That is 76% of the 885,250 doses of vaccine that have been delivered to sites across Oregon. Vaccinations at mass sites in Portland have been suspended because of the weather.
In addition, the health authority said the number of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 across Oregon is 213, which is three fewer than Feb. 13. There are 52 COVID-19 patients in intensive care unit beds, which is three more than Feb. 13.
The new cases reported Feb. 14 are in the following counties: Benton (3), Clackamas (11), Columbia (2), Coos (11), Crook (3), Deschutes (22), Douglas (17), Harney (5), Jackson (11), Jefferson (2), Josephine (7), Klamath (7), Lane (32), Lincoln (1), Linn (7), Marion (21), Morrow (1), Multnomah (46), Polk (1), Umatilla (6), Union (1), Wasco (2), Washington (29), Yamhill (6).
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