The Oregon Health Authority reported four new deaths related to COVID-19 on Tuesday. That brings the state’s death toll to 2,594. They reported 484 cases of the virus which brings the number to 196,390.
The Oregon Health Authority also announced the number of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 across Oregon is 331, which is 11 fewer than the previous day. There are 79 COVID-19 patients in intensive care unit beds, which is two fewer than Monday. Totally 26,637 new doses of COVID-19 vaccinations were added to the state immunization registry. Totally 19,088 doses were administered on Monday and 7,549 were administered on previous days but were entered into the vaccine registry on Monday.
Oregon’s 2,591st COVID-19 death is a 55-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 29 and died on May 14 at Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.Oregon’s 2,592nd COVID-19 death is a 71-year-old woman from Linn County who tested positive on May 10 and died on May 13 at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.