SCDHEC Update Mar. 23, 2021


On Tuesday (Mar. 23) SCDHEC reported 494 new cases and 213 probable cases of COVID-19 across the state. There were 13,714 molecular test results reported with a positivity of 4.8 percent. Anderson County reported 20 new cases and 4 probable cases. Greenville County reported 82 new cases and 34 probable cases.
There were 3 COVID related deaths in the state, one was pediatric (under age 17) and the other 2 were elderly.
Across the state, there were 542 COVID patients in hospitals with 126 in IUC and 61 vented.
Anderson County has 27 COVID beds in use, 8 COVID ICU and 7 COVID patients on ventilators.
Greenville County has 67 COVID beds in use, 23 COVID ICU and 11 COVID patients on ventilators.