BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – Baton Rouge General (BRG) has a total of 87 patients with COVID-19, this is 73 more than what the hospital reported on Monday, Jan. 10.
20% of patients are in the intensive care unit and 77% of patients are not vaccinated. The hospital reports that 4.5% of the COVID-19 patients have been boosted with the average age being 65.
BRG says that the increase in ICU patients is smaller than it has been this month. There are 24 ICU patients in the current wave. The fourth wave had 87 ICU patients. 60 is the average age of unvaccinated patients.