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VA COVID Hospitalizations >1,500 2022-07-01

Healthy Communities Real-Time Pandemic Decision Making

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Nationwide, new COVID-19 hospitalizations have declined following the surge due to the Omicron wave. Given the unprecedented case numbers and likely testing capacity constraints, hospitalizations are a more reliable indicator of the Omicron wave's overall impact.

As of April 6th, the 7-day moving average of confirmed+pending COVID-19 hospitalizations in Virginia is 245.

Will the 7-day moving average of current confirmed COVID-19 hospitalizations in Virginia cross 1,500 before July 1, 2022?

This question will resolve as "Yes" if the 7-Day Moving Average of Confirmed COVID-19 Hospitalizations is equal to or greater than 1,500 at any time between April 20, 2022 to June 30, 2022 (inclusive). The "Hospitalization Trends" tab on the Virginia Hospital COVID-19 Dashboard will be used as the definitive source.

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