Hospitalizations in Orange County due to the virus decreased from 454 on Friday to 453 on Monday, but the intensive care unit number increased from 71 to 84. … “I’m encouraged that three days after Friday the hospitalizations are holding steady instead of going up,” said Andrew Noymer, an epidemiologist and UC Irvine [associate] professor of population health and disease prevention.
Health officials say Orange County COVID-19 hospitalizations are leveling off
Spectrum News 1, Aug. 9, 2021
August 9, 2021