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OC Hospitalizations Continue to Decrease While Vulnerable Residents Struggle to Get Vaccine

Voice of OC, Jan. 22, 2021

January 22, 2021

OC Hospitalizations Continue to Decrease While Vulnerable Residents Struggle to Get Vaccine

“From the health center side, I think it’s too early to say it’s a complete regression, but there’s definitely a u-turn we’re seeing,” said Dr. Shruti Gohil, an infectious disease and critical care doctor at UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange. “Make no mistake, we are still at high COVID levels, we are in a surge,” Gohil said. “We would expect the surge to fully continue until enough people are immune naturally or through the vaccine,” Gohil said ….