The Oregon Health Authority reported 10 deaths from COVID-19 and 713 new cases of coronavirus on Friday.
The volume of confirmed or suspected infections has been declining for more than two weeks, and new modeling of the condition suggests further declines in the coming weeks.
The Oregon Health Authority also offered new details on how mask restrictions can be lifted for those fully vaccinated on Friday. Businesses will likely need to confirm the vaccination status of customers to ensure that 14 days have passed since the last shot if customers want to shop without wearing a mask.
Vaccines: Oregon reported 37,164 newly administered doses, including 24,318 on Thursday and the rest of the days prior.
Where new cases are by county: Baker (4), Benton (6), Clackamas (100), Clatsop (6), Columbia (5), Coos (5), Crook (11), Deschutes (68), Douglas (10), Grant (13), Harney (2), Hood River (4), Jackson (39), Jefferson (8), Josephine (10), Klamath (35), Lake (3), Lane (46), Lincoln (4), Linn (29) , Malheur (5), Marion (60), Morrow (3), Multnomah (120), Polk (14), Tillamook (3), Umatilla (17), Union (1), Wasco (2), Washington (70) et Yamhill (10).
Who is dead: Oregon’s 2,573rd death linked to the COVID-19 death is an 89-year-old Columbia County man who tested positive on April 12 and died on May 10 at Portland VA Medical Center.
The 2574th death is a 68-year-old Columbia County man who tested positive on April 3 and died on April 18 at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, WA.
Oregon’s 2575th death is an 89-year-old man from Grant County who tested positive on May 6 and died on May 12 at his residence.
The 2576th death is a 104-year-old Coos County woman who tested positive on May 5 and died on May 9 at her home. She had no underlying condition.
Oregon’s 2577th death is a 79-year-old man from Lane County who tested positive on April 17 and died on May 3 at his residence.
The 2,578th death is a 54-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive on May 13 and died on May 13 in Salem Hospital.
Oregon’s 2579th death is a 63-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 14 and died on April 24 at Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas, NV.
The 2580th death is a 58-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 10 and died on May 9 at Providence Portland Medical Center.
Oregon’s 2,581st death is a 73-year-old man from Polk County who tested positive on April 29 and died on May 12 in Salem Hospital.
The 2,582nd death is an 83-year-old man from Curry County who tested positive on May 4 and died on May 10 in the Bay Area Hospital.
Unless stated otherwise above, each person had underlying health conditions or state officials determined if the person had underlying conditions.
Hospitalizations: 337 people with confirmed cases of COVID-19 are hospitalized, down 14 from Thursday. That includes 77 people in intensive care, up from 11 compared to Thursday.
Since he started: Oregon has reported 194,542 confirmed or suspected infections and 2,582 deaths, among the lowest per capita figures in the country. To date, the state has reported at least 3,473,764 doses of vaccine administered, fully immunizing 1,552,152 people and partially immunizing 481,208 people.
To see more data and trends, visit https://projects.oregonlive.com/coronavirus/
– Brad Schmidt; [email protected]; 503-294-7628; @_brad_schmidt