PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 5,539 new Coronavirus cases and 118 deaths. 

Florida has vaccinated a total of 3,017,661 and 1,680,230 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 256,151 and 148,919 have completed the series.

The percent of positive results ranged from 5.17% to 6.88% over the past 2 weeks and was 6.40% on Saturday, February 27, 2021. The percentage calculated is for people that test positive for the first time and does not include people that had previously tested positive.

Here are the current COVID-19 numbers according to the Florida Department of Health as of Sunday, February 28, 2021:

Florida: 1,909,221 total confirmed cases, an increase of 5,539 since yesterday. 

Broward County: 194,992 total confirmed cases, an increase of 756 since yesterday. 

Parkland: 2,156 total confirmed cases, an increase of 16 since yesterday. 

Coral Springs: 10,994 total confirmed cases, an increase of 42 since yesterday. 

Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 30,852 an increase of 118 since yesterday.  

Broward County: 8,905 (4.6%) total hospitalizations with 2,390 (1.2%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 16 since yesterday. The median age is 39.

Broward County Percent Positive: 6.6% per the latest data on February 25, 2021.

Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 920 (17.1%) beds available and 81 (16.4%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on February 26, 2021.

Parkland Schools Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's Latest Data Through February 20:

  • Heron Heights Elementary: 10 cases (+2)
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas: 49 cases (+8)
  • Mary Help of Christians School: 8 cases (+0)
  • Park Trails Elementary: 25 cases (+3)
  • Riverglades Elementary: 25 cases (+1)
  • Somerset Parkland Academy: 15 cases (+0)
  • Westglades Middle School: 19 cases (+5)


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