BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The number of COVID-19 patients continues to rise at Baton Rouge General.
Only five days ago, there were 35 COVID-19 patients in the hospital.
On Wednesday, July 21, there are now 54 COVID-19 patients at BRG.
Baton Rouge General provided details about the patients below:
- 54 COVID patients – that is 21 more than Monday, and an increase from 24 one week ago
- 40% are under 50 years old
- Average length of stay for patients under 50 is 6.5 days
- Average length of stay for patients in their 20s is nearly 9 days
- 95% unvaccinated