Williamson Medical Center’s reports, as of February 17, WMC is caring for 9 patients hospitalized with COVID-19, with 1 critically ill.
Williamson Medical Center’s last report, on February 10, stated WMC was caring for 29 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 with 4 critically ill.
Williamson Medical Center issued the following statement:
Williamson Medical Center has seen a more than 300% decrease in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 this week, making this our lowest number of COVID-19 hospitalizations since December 22.
Because COVID-19 continues to have a significant health impact on many people, particularly those who are immunocompromised, have pre-existing conditions and/or have other risk factors, Williamson Medical Center strongly urges the community to get vaccinated and receive your booster shot when eligible. Continuing to wear masks when traveling and/or in large indoor gatherings is also encouraged as a way to protect not only yourself, but those in our community who are at a higher risk of hospitalization should they contract COVID-19.
Find where to get your COVID-19 vaccine, including booster shots for those eligible, here: https://www.vaccines.gov/search/