Copyright 2020 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved. The order applies to all of the state, but there are some looser restrictions for Region 6 that stretches across the northern Lower Peninsula, from Traverse City to Alpena. Isabella County. For example, looking back 7 days to take into account data lag, Houghton County is reporting 612.9 absolute cases per million; Menominee County is reporting 455.0 absolute cases per million; Delta County is reporting 675.0 absolute cases per million; and Mackinac County is reporting 79.2 absolute cases per million. Khaldun: Models show Michigan could see up to 100 daily COVID-19 deaths ‘at rate we’re going’, Governor pushes state lawmakers to approve COVID-19 mask mandate, Why do some Michiganders ignore COVID-19 orders despite rising cases? The region with the highest case rate is the Upper Peninsula, which is reporting 509 cases per million people per day. Region: {{selectedRegion}} x. Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, the chief medical executive for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, said the state’s case rate has risen to 261 cases per million people per day, which is more than five times the number of new daily cases than in early September. 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Michigan Supreme Court: Governor exceeded powers during coronavirus pandemic “Our goal is to maintain policies that have made a drastic difference in the fight against COVID … The table below provides the number of outbreaks that local health departments report to … You can see a list below. That’s nearly four times as many hospitalizations in the state as the end of August, Khaldun said. MID-MICHIGAN (WJRT) - Four hospitals in the Great Lakes Bay Region are asking the community to take strong action toward limiting the spread of COVID-19. The governor’s order will implement the following changes in the Upper Peninsula: This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. region over the past several weeks and consulting with medical experts, I have decided to take action to protect U.P. MidMichigan Health statistics As of Nov. 30, MidMichigan Medical Center in Midland is listed at 74% bed occupancy, with 60 COVID … The rollback will require people who can perform work remotely to do so, require schools to enforce mask requirements with limited exceptions and place limits on social gatherings and stores that match those in place in most of the state, among other changes. More COVID-19 hospital units open; region gains 280 new cases, 6 deaths in 24 hours By Sheri Mcwhirter Sheri McWhirter. Kent County. MCC Main Line : 231-728-1749 After Hours 24/7 Emergency Number: 855-734-6622 24/7 E-Mail: Region 6 … The positivity rate is increasing rapidly, though, and is now at 7.5%. Website. And maintaining six feet of physical distance from one another. The most recent case rate, adjusting for lag, has the region with 283 absolute cases per million and 5.1% positivity. The executive order goes into effect Friday, Oct. 9. Region 2N 705 Barclay Circle, Suite 140 Rochester Hills, MI 48307 Office: 248-759-4748 Fax: 248-759-4751 Email: Over the past week, there has been an average of … Whitmer in the news release. LANSING, Mich. – Michigan’s top medical official revealed the COVID-19 trends for all eight regions as the state’s case rate continues to soar. Stores of less than 50,000 square feet must limit number of people in store, including employees, to 25% of total occupancy limits. About 60% of those hospitalizations are outside of Southeast Michigan. Hospitalization numbers aren’t as alarming as they were in the spring, but they’re rapidly rising, she said. Find Out More. Khaldun said the region’s case rate has been increasing for nine straight weeks. She said these four regions are all between 5.5% and 7.7% positivity. It is the only region in the state to be in Phase 5. In the Grand Rapids Region, officials are reporting 370 cases per million people per day. Michigan has had 51,915 confirmed cases of coronavirus and 4,915 deaths, making it one of the hardest hit states in the U.S. since the state's first reported case March 10. Gretchen Whitmer speaks in Lansing about COVID-19 in Michigan. The seven-day average for the entire state is now 8.6%, up from 6.5% a week ago. At least 104 new coronavirus deaths and 10,768 new cases were reported in Michigan on Nov. 30. Whitmer had signed an executive order that moves the region from Phase 5 back to Phase 4. Derick is a Senior Web Producer for ClickOnDetroit and has been with Local 4 News since April 2013. Michigan regional Healthcare coalitons. That percentage has increased each of the last five weeks, Khaldun said. Region 1 2123 University Park Drive, Suite 110 Okemos, MI 48864 Office: 517-324-4404 Fax: 517-324-4406 Email: Region 6, which is the Traverse City region, has not seen a comparable surge and still remains in Phase 5. Everyone should implement these changes as swiftly as possible. Although the Upper Peninsula had very low numbers from March through most of June, the region’s numbers began rising in late June, persisted at an elevated level through mid-September, and then began sharply increasing at that time, giving it right now the most concerning numbers in the state. EXPLORE MICHIGAN BY REGION. The Region 6 MCC is open, please contact us using the below information. Let’s all be smart and stay safe.”. No one is immune. Following last week's decrease, both metrics are now increasing again. As of 4 p.m. Monday, the Health Department of Northwest Michigan is reporting a total of 199 positive COVID-19 cases in Antrim County, 275 in Charlevoix County, 529 … Clare County. The Detroit, Saginaw, Lansing and Traverse City regions are all reporting more than 200 positive cases per million people per day, according to Khaldun. Region 4 is the Saginaw region, but includes places like Oscoda and Ogemaw counties, as well as the thumb region. (FOX 2) - Michigan Gov. Detroit MERC regions has 346.5 cases per million people. Region 8 is labeled as medium-high risk for the spread of the virus similar to regions 1-5 and 7, while Region 6 is the only area considered medium risk, according to the MI Safe Start Map. Our 12-county region is 15% and Michigan is at 13.5%.