ALBANY, N.Y. (News10) – Jill Szwed’s weather report is inquiring you to be mindful this morning as there will be a coat of snow with a glaze of ice on major. Modern 5 matters to know is all about COVID as omicron is surging throughout the nation.
1. Much more young children currently being hospitalized with COVID
The New York State Section of Health (DOH) stated there has been an alarming boost in the quantity of youngsters hospitalized with COVID.
2. Quite a few flights delayed and canceled on Sunday due to the fact of COVID
Additional than 7,300 flights were canceled or delayed in the U.S. on Sunday owing to spikes of COVID.
3. Superior calls for at pharmacies for at-home COVID screening kits
At-household swift COVID checks are in higher demand from customers but reduced supply as folks are testing them selves for the vacations.
4. 60 people hospitalized with COVID in Albany
Albany County is reporting 141 new COVID-19 circumstances considering that Sunday producing a total of 926 circumstances Monday. An supplemental 12 inhabitants have been hospitalized due to the fact Sunday as effectively, there are now 60 inhabitants at the moment hospitalized with the virus.
5. Updates on return to perform policy for wellness treatment personnel with COVID
The Facilities for Disorder Management and Prevention (CDC) released new steering for the quarantine of overall health treatment staff.