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OC’s COVID-19 hospitalizations and cases continue downward trend

Voice of OC (City News Service), Feb. 2, 2021

February 2, 2021

OC’s COVID-19 hospitalizations and cases continue downward trend

Orange County’s COVID-19 positivity rates and hospitalizations continued to improve Tuesday, but the county also logged 53 more fatalities as death reports from the holiday case surge continue to roll in. … Andrew Noymer, a UC Irvine professor of population health and disease prevention, predicted the county’s death toll will reach 4,000 before March 1.