Connecticutâ€™s daily test positivity rate for Covid is now at 17.78%, a new high. Of the 1,113 patients currently hospitalized with Covid, 823 or 73.9% are not fully vaccinated.
Recently in a press statement Edward Miner Lamont Jr. the businessman and politician of ConnecticutÂ of United States Of America said â€œDue to shipping and warehouse delays outside of the State of Connecticutâ€™s control, our stateâ€™s anticipated shipment of Covid-19 at-home rapid tests are currently delayed from arriving in Connecticutâ€. Further Lamont Â also mentioned that â€œMy staff and multiple state agencies have spent the past several days working around the clock to accelerate the movement of our tests through what is clearly a shipping and distribution bottleneck on the West Coast amid unprecedented international demand for tests.â€
According to a report Lamont did not provide a new estimated time for arrival, only noting that his office â€œwill provide updates as we have them in order to distribute the tests as quickly as possible.â€Â As per as information Connecticutâ€™s daily test positivity rate for Covid is now at 17.78%, a new high. Of the 1,113 patients currently hospitalized with Covid, 823 or 73.9% are not fully vaccinated.Â
Of the 1,113 patients currently hospitalized with Covid, 823 or 73.9% are not fully vaccinated.Â
In response to the daily rising number of reported Covid cases, one health care system of Connecticutâ€™s named Yale New Haven Health has imposed a new policy that limits access to patients at its hospitals, which includes Bridgeport Hospital and Greenwich Hospital in Fairfield County. Meanwhile, the exceptions to the policy are being made for visitors to patients facing an imminent end of life and for Americans with Disabilities Act-related cases of patients who require a support person.