The 40-49 age bracket is seeing a similar rise, with 58 being admitted daily compared to 33 during the autumn surge. For those 60 and older, hospitalizations have declined sharply as vaccinations have risen.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says 35.2% of Michigan adults have received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine and 21.5% have been fully vaccinated.
Health workers were ‘thrown a curveball’
Dr. Lynda Misra, medical director of the Covid unit at Beaumont Health’s Royal Oak facility, said the rise in cases has been sharp and they are unsure where they are in