COVID hospitalizations are increasing in Nevada. New numbers released by Nevada Department of Health and Human Services show a record 1,136 people were hospitalized for COVID-19, breaking the record for the fourth straight day. The department says a backlog of testing information due to a system upgrade, inflated numbers released Thursday. Statewide, there were 15,297 new tests performed for COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 526,273.
In Clark County, 1,152 new cases were reported Thursday.