A press release from Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department.
On Aug. 19, our 14-day case rate per 100,000 for July 28-Aug. 10 is 487.0. The 14-day case rate offers the most reliable look at COVID-19 disease burden on Pierce County.
Our hospitalization rate is currently 9.2 per 100,000.
Today, we confirmed 291 COVID-19 cases and 1 new death, a woman in her 70s from Frederickson.
Our totals are 58,694 cases and 644 deaths.