ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) — New York released new data about coronavirus deaths in nursing homes and assisted care facilities over the weekend.
A report dated Feb. 4 and posted on Saturday shows a total of 13,382 presumed and confirmed COVID-19 deaths of residents of nursing homes and assisted care facilities.
Of those, 4,067, or about 30%, passed away outside the facilities.
The report provides the following breakdown for counties in and around Central New York:
|County||Confirmed nursing home COVID-19 deaths||Confirmed out of facility nursing home residents deaths||Presumed nursing home COVID-19 deaths||Confirmed assisted care facility COVID-19 deaths||Presumed assisted care facility COVID-19 deaths|
Out of 811 deaths of nursing home residents that were confirmed to be caused by COVID-19 in the counties above, roughly 31% did not take place in the nursing home.
The report also includes a more specific breakdown of numbers of presumed deaths in addition to confirmed deaths, alongside smaller numbers at adult care facilities.
Read the full report below: