The dataset provides number of new and cumulative COVID-19 cases over time among Santa Clara County residents. A case is someone who tests positive for COVID-19 using viral testing performed in a lab. Source: California Reportable Disease Information Exchange. Data Notes: Cases are reported by the date that the specimens were collected for testing. Values for the most recent 5 days are likely to increase as additional results are received.
The dataset provides information on the number of hospitalized patients with confirmed or suspected COVID-19. Data on hospitalized patients are provided by reporting hospitals and represent a snapshot of the hospitals’ patient census and capacity at that point in time. These data may vary greatly day to day as they are only accurate at the time hospitals report the data. Source: Santa Clara County Emergency Medical Services. Data Notes: A Person Under Investigation (PUI) is an individual that is believed to have COVID-19 based on symptoms. New COVID-19 patients represent either newly admitted patients with COVID-19 or PUIs already hospitalized that then test positive for COVID-19. Percent represents the percentage of staffable beds for each level of care that are occupied by patients with COVID-19. Percentages are provided as a rolling 7-day average.