The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reported Tuesday that 3,746 Florida hospital inpatients had COVID-19, up slightly from Monday and an increase of about 8 percent from last week.
Florida during the past two months has seen significant increases in numbers of reported COVID-19 cases amid the spread of subvariants of the coronavirus.
Tuesday’s inpatient total was up from a reported 3,707 on Monday and 3,464 on June 21.
The new data also showed 362 COVID-19 patients were in intensive-care units, up from 338 on Monday.
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