PARKLAND, FL- Daily cases remained below 10,000 with 162 deaths in Florida on Tuesday. 

Total people vaccinated to date are 1,066,107 in Florida and 96,583 in Broward County. Per Governor DeSantis' Executive Order, the vaccine can only be given to long-term care facility residents and staff, persons 65 years of age and older, health care personnel with direct patient contact, and persons deemed to be extremely vulnerable to COVID-19 by hospital providers.

The percent of positive results ranged from 8.57% to 12.84% over the past 2 weeks and was 8.97% on Monday, January 18, 2021. The percentage calculated is for people that test positive for the first time and does not include people that had previously tested positive.

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Parkland Schools have a total of 82 cases through the latest data on January 16, 2021.

Here are the current COVID-19 numbers according to the Florida Department of Health as of Tuesday, January 19, 2021:

Florida: 1,589,097​​​​​​​ total confirmed cases, an increase of 9,816 since yesterday. 

Broward County: 160,514 total confirmed cases, an increase of 844 since yesterday. 

Parkland: 1,710 total confirmed cases, an increase of 24 since yesterday. 

Coral Springs: 8,820 total confirmed cases, an increase of 73 since yesterday. 

Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 24,436 an increase of 162 since yesterday.  

Broward County: 7,896 (4.9%) total hospitalizations with 1,990 (1.3%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 7 since yesterday.  The median age is 39.

Broward County Percent Positive: 8.1% per the latest data on January 18, 2021.

Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 990 (18.6%) beds available and 88 (18.3%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on January 18, 2021.

Parkland Schools Total Cases According to the Latest Data Through January 16:

  • Heron Heights Elementary: 6 cases
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas: 21 cases 
  • Mary Help of Christians School: 4 cases
  • Park Trails Elementary: 17 cases
  • Riverglades Elementary: 12 cases
  • Somerset Parkland Academy: 11 cases
  • Westglades Middle School: 11 cases 


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