UC Davis disease expert: Health care system getting better at treating COVID-19

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DAVIS, Calif. (KTXL) — Cases of COVID-19 are once again on the rise in California.

State officials reported Monday that 5,790 patients were sent to the hospital with COVID-19 and more than 1,700 were admitted to intensive care.

Those numbers are considerably greater than two weeks ago, on June 20, when California reported about 3,600 COVID-19 hospitalizations and more than 1,100 ICU admissions.

But despite soaring infections, there appears to be a glimmer of hope. Data shows the virus is killing fewer people than at the height of the pandemic.

The state reported 18 new COVID-19-related deaths on Sunday and six more Monday, marking the lowest single-day totals since March.

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