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Wyoming reports 16 additional COVID-19 related deaths, bringing pandemic total to 1,588


CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) on Tuesday reported 16 additional COVID-19-related deaths among Wyoming residents.

There have been 1,588 total COVID-19-related deaths among Wyoming residents since the pandemic began. These are deaths “that have COVID-19 listed as either the underlying or primary cause of death or as a contributing cause of death,” the WDH explains.

Hospitalization data reported by the WDH as of Tuesday is as follows:

  • Wyoming COVID-19 hospitalizations were at 66 on Tuesday, up from 65 on Monday.
  • Peak hospitalizations in Wyoming occurred on Oct. 21, 2021, when there were 249 COVID-19 patients in hospitals across the state.
  • There were 17 COVID-19 patients at the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center and 16 at the Wyoming Medical Center on Tuesday.
  • There were 8 of 20 available intensive care unit beds open at the Wyoming Medical Center on Tuesday. 14 of 25 ICU beds were open at the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center.

The Wyoming Department of Health provides COVID-19 case, variant, death, testing, hospital and vaccine data online. The department also shares information about how the data can be interpreted. COVID-19 safety recommendations are available from the CDC.