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Covid-19 Case Update April 5, 2021 9:30pm

Suffolk County reported the following information related to COVID-19 on April 5, 2021. Last updated April 4, 2021.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information - As of April 5, 2021 

  •        493,241 people have received at least one vaccine dose, an increase of 4,479
  •        33.3% of the total population of 1,481,093 has received at least one dose
  •        281,254 people have completed their vaccine series, an increase of 2,686
  •        19.0 percent of the total population of 1,481,093 has completed their vaccine series
  •        Demographics can be found on the NYSDOH vaccine tracker
  •        819,800 was the weekly allocation of COVID-19 vaccine first doses fully delivered to New York providers during the week 3/29-4/4

Suffolk County COVID-19 Vaccination Center: Questions and Answers about COVID-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Viral Testing- On April 4, 2021(as updated on NYSDOH website at 11 p.m. on 4-5-21)

  • 11,901 COVID-19 tests were administered
  • 3,459,388 total tests have been administered since March 2020
  • 566 new cases were reported
  • 185,911 total cases have been reported since March 2020
  • 5.4% of those tested since March have been confirmed positive for COVID-19
  • 4.8% tested positive in Suffolk County yesterday; 4.5% positive on a 7-day average
  • 4.5% tested positive on Long Island yesterday; 4.4% positive on a 7-day average
  • COVID-19 CASE TRACKER Map, Suffolk County

Antibody Testing Suffolk County

  • 46,214 individuals not previously tested for COVID-19 have tested positive for antibodies
  • 359,976 total were tested for antibodies

Fatalities, Suffolk County as of 4/4 (as updated on NYSDOH website at 11 p.m. on 4-5-21)

  • 5 fatalities
  • 3,275 total fatalities

Hospitalization, Suffolk County, data from April 4, 2021

  • 344 individuals were hospitalized, a decrease of 1 in 24 hours
  • 42 were new admissions
  • 83 patients were in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), an  increase of 5 in 24 hours
  • 47 patients were in the ICU and intubated
  • 39 were discharged since the last report
  • 13,311 have been discharged since March 22,2020

Hospital Capacity, Suffolk County

  • 3,124 hospital beds, 966 available, 31%
  • 435 ICU beds, 121 available, 28%

Current New York State Travel Advisory Information, updated April 1, 2021

New York State Contact Tracing information

New York State Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard – Long Island

New York State COVID-19 School Reporting

Complaints about Noncompliance with Covid-19 Guidelines

  • Report Unsafe Business Practices here.
  • To report an in-progress noncompliant event that requires immediate response by law enforcement, call 631-852-COPS.

New York Forward

COVID-19 Guidance
Includes information on Isolation and Quarantine, FAQs Regarding School Reopening, Tips for Celebrations, and Guidance for Employers

COVID-19 Resources and Services in Suffolk County
Includes information on viral and antibody testing, telemedicine, blood plasma donations, mental health resources, low income resources, support and relief programs, resources for families with children, and more.


Categories: Health, COVID-19


Suffolk County Government

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100 Veterans Memorial Hwy
P.O. Box 6100
Hauppauge, NY 11788

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