Montana COVID update (February 14, 2022) 1,173 new cases, five new deaths

Posted at 10:42 AM, Feb 14, 2022

There were 1,173 new COVID-19 cases reported Monday, February 14 in Montana, with 4,587 total active cases in the state.

There were five new deaths reported; the total number of Montanans who have died due to COVID-19 is now 3,072 according to the Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services (DPHHS). DPHHS is reporting the five new deaths in occurred in the counties of Lewis and Clark and Yellowstone (4). All deaths occurred in February.

The number of active hospitalizations due to COVID is 266, a decrease from 269 hospitalizations reported on Friday. The cumulative number of hospitalizations in Montana due to the virus is 11,336, with the state reporting 18 new hospitalizations since their last report.

There have been 257,852 cumulative cases of COVID in Montana. The cumulative number of recoveries is now 250,193. There were 7,550 new COVID tests administered since the last DPHHS report.

Information from DPHHS at this point does not include data on whether new cases occurred among vaccinated or unvaccinated people.

54 percent of eligible residents are now vaccinated, with 552,745 Montanans now considered fully vaccinated. The total number of doses administered is 1,397,159. If you want to get vaccinated, contact your county health department, or click here.

People can visit the DPHHS website at any time for current state data and county-specific information.

The information is from the DPHHS website and is current as of Monday, February 14, 2022.