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December 13 2021 Update: Three Deaths, 229 New Cases

December 13, 2021

FROM STEUBEN COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH: There were 229 new cases of COVID since Friday’s update. Sadly, 3 more residents have passed. One individual was a male resident of the Village of Addison who died at the age of 68. One was a male resident of the Town of Erwin who died at the age of 73, and one was a female resident of the City of Hornell who died at the age of 86.

342 more have recovered from the Covid. We continue to urge our residents to get vaccinated. It is the best form of protection available against severe illness and death from COVID. Like all vaccines, the COVID vaccines are not a 100% guarantee, but they are very effective.
Of the 67 deaths that have occurred starting in September, 73% were not vaccinated. Of those who were not vaccinated, just over half were under the age of 70, whereas 72% of those who were vaccinated were age 70 or older.
72% of today’s positives are not vaccinated. Of the cases that are hospitalized, 72% are not vaccinated.
Appointments have filled up for boosters at Friday’s clinic, but there are still openings on Wednesday, December 15 from 12 – 6. Schedule your booster appointment at www.steubencony.org/covid
Multiple of today’s positives are associated with: Alstom (3), McDonald’s in Hornell (3), Thanksgiving (5), and the following school districts: Avoca (4), Arkport (3), Addison (5), Bath (5), Campbell-Savona (3), Corning-Painted Post (19), Hornell (6), Jasper-Troupsburg (3), and Wayland-Cohocton (5).

Today’s positives are residents of:
City of Corning (20)
City of Hornell (13)
Town of Addison (7)
Town of Avoca (4)
Town of Bath (17)
Town of Bradford (2)
Town of Cameron
Town of Campbell (8 )
Town of Canisteo
Town of Caton (2)
Town of Cohocton (8 )
Town of Corning (14)
Town of Dansville (4)
Town of Erwin (15)
Town of Fremont (3)
Town of Greenwood (2)
Town of Hornby (9)
Town of Hornellsville
Town of Howard (3)
Town of Jasper
Town of Lindley (3)
Town of Prattsburgh
Town of Thurston (10)
Town of Troupsburg (6)
Town of Tuscarora (7)
Town of Urbana
Town of Wayland (3)
Town of West Union
Town of Wheeler (7)
Town of Woodhull (5)
Village of Addison (5)
Village of Bath (20)
Village of Canisteo (3)
Village of Cohocton (5)
Village of North Hornell (3)
Village of Painted Post
Village of Riverside
Village of Savona (3)
Village of South Corning (2)
Village of Wayland (7)