Oneida County COVID-19 Update for April 26, 2021

PLEASE NOTE: Per the recommendation of the CDC and the New York State Department of Health, Oneida County will resume administering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. A county-operated POD with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is scheduled for April 30, 2021 at the Parkway Community Center in Utica. Appointments for that event and other county-operated PODs can be secured at www.ocgov.net.

According to the New York State Department of Health’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker (https://covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/covid-19-vaccine-tracker), here are the vaccination numbers for Oneida County through midnight on April 25:

  • People with completed vaccine series: 73,305
  • People with at least one vaccine dose: 94,707
  • Estimated percent of adult population (16+) with at least one vaccine dosage: 51%
  • Estimated percent of adult population (16+) fully vaccinated: 40%

Oneida County releases the vaccination numbers for its county-operated vaccination sites weekly on Mondays. As of midnight on April 18, here are the vaccination numbers for those specific sites:

  • First doses administered: 24,582
  • Second doses administered: 20,084
  • Total administered: 44,666

Here are the Oneida County COVID-19 case numbers as of midnight on April 25.

  • 16 new positive cases, 21,360 total.
  • 384 active positive cases.
  • No new COVID-19-related deaths, 416 total.
  • 16 patients are hospitalized in Oneida County.
    • 14 at MVHS.
    • 2 at Rome Health.
      • 4 are nursing home residents.
  • 5 residents are hospitalized out of county.
  • 20,560 positive cases have been resolved.
  • 719,985 total negative results.
  • 741,345 total tests.
  • 384 in mandatory isolation.
  • 511 in mandatory quarantine.

Updated Oneida County COVID-19 Dashboard: https://hoccpp.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/d88f4e10d59d4553b24c3add5abcbb0b