The city of Amarillo has released a report on COVID-19 hospitalizations, deaths, and vaccination rates.
Using data from three major local hospitals – the BSA Health System, Northwest Texas Healthcare System, and the Amarillo VA Healthcare System – the City of Amarillo reported 203 deaths from COVID-19 since Aug. 1.
Data shows that 70 people are currently hospitalized for COVID-19 in the Amarillo area, the same number reported in last week’s hospitalization report. Out of the total currently hospitalized, 80% of the patients are unvaccinated.
Out of the 203 reported COVID-19 deaths since the beginning of August, hospitals stated in the data that 85.7% were not