LDH: Over 40,000 vaccine doses administered; hospitalizations decrease

LDH: Over 40,000 vaccine doses administered; hospitalizations decrease
(Source: AP)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - As of Thursday, Jan. 14, the Louisiana Department of Health reported the following cases for the state:

  • 361,148 total cases (5,318 new cases)
  • 8,080 deaths (58 additional deaths)
  • 1,975 patients in the hospital
  • 245 patients on ventilators
  • 298,614 patients recovered (as of Jan. 11)

A backlog is included in today’s case and test count resulting from a newly on-boarded lab. This backlog includes 916 cases and 4,963 total tests. The cases date as far back as 11/9/20, according to the LDH

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