DCH Health System Treating 110 COVID-19 Inpatients
DCH Health System has set a new record for inpatients receiving treatment for the novel Coronavirus. The latest numbers from DCH show 110 are receiving inpatient care from the provider, with 29 in the Intensive Care Unit and 15 on ventilators.
25 patients are currently listed as "under investigation" for COVID-19, with DCH listing "[five] or fewer" of those patients in the ICU.
To date, the Alabama Department of Public Health has confirmed 781 cases of the novel Coronavirus in Tuscaloosa County. 78 deaths have been confirmed within the county as a result of COVID-19.