Oregon COVID-19 Update: 26 New Deaths, 741 New Cases


There are 26 new COVID-19-related deaths in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 6,648, Oregon Health Authority (OHA) reported at 12:01 a.m. today.

OHA reported 741 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 as of 12:01 a.m. today, bringing the state total to 694,649.

COVID-19 hospitalizations

The number of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 across Oregon is 460, which is 19 fewer than yesterday. There are 74 COVID-19 patients in intensive care unit (ICU) beds, which is 10 fewer than yesterday.

There are 106 available adult ICU beds out of 655 total (16% availability) and 383 available adult non-ICU beds out of 4,280 (9% availability).

Vaccinations in Oregon

Today, OHA reported that 6,098 new doses of COVID-19 vaccinations were added to the state immunization registry Feb. 28. Of that total, 390 were initial doses, 508 were second doses and 1,372 were third doses and booster doses. The remaining 3,637 were administered on previous days but were entered into the vaccine registry Feb. 28.

The seven-day running average is now 3,751 doses per day.

Oregon has now administered 4,147,340 doses of Pfizer Comirnaty, 234,526 doses of Pfizer pediatric, 2,714,002 doses of Moderna and 268,643 doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines.

As of today, 3,159,556 people have had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 2,865,150 people have completed a COVID-19 vaccine series.

These data are preliminary and subject to change.

Updated vaccination data are provided on Oregon’s COVID-19 data dashboards and have been updated today.

Cases and deaths

The new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19-related cases reported today are in the following counties: Baker (4), Benton (12), Clackamas (54), Clatsop (5), Columbia (22), Coos (11), Crook (7), Curry (9), Deschutes (51), Douglas (35), Gilliam (1), Grant (6), Harney (8), Hood River (6), Jackson (50), Jefferson (10), Josephine (23), Klamath (13), Lake (10), Lane (62), Lincoln (10), Linn (27), Malheur (10), Marion (57), Morrow (2), Multnomah (108), Polk (13), Umatilla (16), Union (8), Wasco (10), Washington (73) and Yamhill (8).

  • Oregon’s 6,623rd COVID-19-related death is an 86-year-old man from Lincoln County who tested positive Jan. 2 and died Jan. 12 at Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital. He had underlying conditions.
  • Oregon’s 6,624th COVID-19-related death is a 102-year-old man from Josephine County who tested positive Feb. 17 and died Feb. 25 at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.
  • Oregon’s 6,625th COVID-19-related death is a 68-year-old man from Jefferson County who tested positive Feb. 21 and died Feb. 25 at St. Charles Bend. He had underlying conditions.
  • Oregon’s 6,626th COVID-19-related death is a 75-year-old woman from Harney County who died Feb. 21 at Harney District Hospital. The death certificate listed COVID-19 disease or SARS-CoV-2 as a cause of death or a significant condition contributing to death. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,627th COVID-19-related death is an 85-year-old woman from Douglas County who tested positive Feb. 25 and died Feb. 25 at Mercy Medical Center. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,628th COVID-19-related death is a 70-year-old woman from Douglas County who tested positive Feb. 19 and died Feb. 26 at Mercy Medical Center. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,629th COVID-19-related death is an 89-year-old woman from Coos County who tested positive Feb. 14 and died Feb. 27 at Bay Area Hospital. She had underlying conditions.
  • Oregon’s 6,630th COVID-19-related death is a 68-year-old man from Washington County who tested positive Jan. 14 and died Feb. 25 at Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,631st COVID-19-related death is a 75-year-old man from Polk County who tested positive Jan. 26 and died Feb. 26 at Salem Hospital. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,632nd COVID-19-related death is a 21-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive Feb. 22 and died Feb. 25 at Adventist Health Portland. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,633rd COVID-19-related death is a 92-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive Feb. 22 and died Feb. 23 at Adventist Health Portland. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,634th COVID-19-related death is a 37-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive Feb. 19 and died Feb. 19 at Adventist Health Portland. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,635th COVID-19-related death is an 83-year-old man from Multnomah County who tested positive Jan. 14 and died Feb. 25 at Adventist Health Portland. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,636th COVID-19-related death is a 38-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive Feb. 27 and died Feb. 27 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.
  • Oregon’s 6,637th COVID-19-related death is an 80-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive Feb. 22 and died Feb. 25 at Salem Hospital. She had underlying conditions.
  • Oregon’s 6,638th COVID-19-related death is a 73-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive Feb. 22 and died Feb. 27 at Salem Hospital. She had underlying conditions.
  • Oregon’s 6,639th COVID-19-related death is a 61-year-old man from Linn County who tested positive Feb. 8 and died Feb. 27. Location of death and presence of underlying conditions are being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,640th COVID-19-related death is an 84-year-old man from Lane County who tested positive Feb. 14 and died Feb. 25 at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,641st COVID-19-related death is a 94-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive Feb. 24 and died Feb. 27 at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. He had underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,642nd COVID-19-related death is a 78-year-old woman from Jackson County who tested positive Feb. 13 and died Feb. 26 at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. She had underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,643rd COVID-19-related death is a 61-year-old woman from Jackson County who tested positive Feb. 12 and died Feb. 25 at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. She had underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,644th COVID-19-related death is an 86-year-old woman from Jackson County who tested positive Feb. 22 and died Feb. 26 at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. She had underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,645th COVID-19-related death is a 72-year-old woman from Jackson County who tested positive Feb. 1 and died Feb. 11 at her residence. She had underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,646th COVID-19-related death is a 91-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive Jan. 24 and died Feb. 8 at his residence. He had underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,647th COVID-19-related death is a 94-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive Jan. 20 and died Feb. 7 at his residence. He had underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • Oregon’s 6,648th COVID-19-related death is a 79-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive Nov. 26, 2021 and died Jan. 31 at Providence Medford Medical Center. He had underlying conditions is being confirmed.

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