Arizona's number of hospitalizations for Covid-19 patients has climbed to its highest level since August, according to the state's health department.
The latest report shows that 956 patients are hospitalized with the virus, with 227 of those in intensive care. The total number of patients hospitalized as of Tuesday morning is the highest in the state since August 25, when 967 patients were in the hospital, according to the dashboard.
The state's dashboard shows that 15% of the state's ICU beds are available while the inpatient adult bed availability stands at 16%.
The state reports 1,679 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of cases to 249,818, the dashboard shows.
Arizona Department of Health Services is reporting 38 new deaths due to the virus, bringing the total number of deaths to 6,020.