By CBSDFW.com Staff

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – MedStar is urging people to get their  COVID vaccine after seeing a rise in patients who potentially have the virus at a concerning rate.

(credit: MedStar)

The current trend reverses a three month decline, according to the healthcare organization.

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The July daily average is up to nearly the average seen in April, 31.5% higher than the June rate of 49 patients per day.

This appears to track with the published Tarrant County Public Health data on the current 7-day average positivity rate of 18.9%, up from the 2.6% rate in June 2021.

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MedStar continues to offer mobile vaccines in the community.

 

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CBSDFW.com Staff