The number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 is continuing to decrease, according to numbers reported by Ballad Health on Thursday.
Ballad Health officials reported the system had 31 COVID-19 patients hospitalized on Thursday, and no pediatric patients. That is a decrease from 50 the previous Thursday, and 57 two weeks ago.
Ballad also reported that six COVID-19 patients were in intensive care units, and five were on ventilators.
Of the COVID-19 patients hospitalized in the region, about 84% are unvaccinated. One-hundred percent of COVID-19 patients in Ballad ICUs are unvaccinated, and all of those on ventilators are unvaccinated, the health care system reported. Ballad provides weekly updates on the number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized in the system on Thursdays.