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Covid-19 Case Update February 16, 2021 4:15pm

Suffolk County reported the following information related to COVID-19 on February 16, 2021. Last updated February 15, 2020.


Suffolk County COVID-19 Vaccination Center: Questions and Answers about COVID-19 vaccination


COVID-19 Vaccine InformationAs of February 16 at 11 a.m., on Long Island

·        275,670  COVID-19 vaccine first doses have been received

·        248,134  first doses have been administered, 90%

·        418,005 total doses have been received

·       372,856 first and second doses have been administered, 89%


COVID-19 Viral Testing: On February 15:

  •         10,353  COVID-19 tests were administered
  •         2,736,731  total tests have been administered since March
  •         526 new cases were reported
  •         155,149 total cases have been reported since March
  •         5.7% of those tested since March have been confirmed positive for COVID-19
  •         5.1% tested positive in Suffolk County yesterday; 4.5% positive on a 7-day average
  •         5.3% tested positive on Long Island yesterday; 4.6% positive on a 7-day average

COVID-19 CASE TRACKER Map, Suffolk County


Antibody TestingSuffolk County

  • 38,207 individuals not previously tested for COVID-19 have tested positive for antibodies
  • 335,818 total were tested for antibodies

Fatalities, Suffolk County

  • 9 fatalities
  • 2,977 total fatalities

Hospitalization, Suffolk County, data from February 15, 2021

  • 548 individuals were hospitalized, an increase of 1 in 24 hours
  • 48 were new admissions
  • 111  patients were in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), a decrease of 3 in 24 hours
  • 80 patients were in the ICU and intubated
  • 38  were discharged since the last report
  • 11,250 discharged since March 22

Hospital Capacity, Suffolk County

  • 3,203  hospital beds, 851 available, 27%
  • 439 ICU beds, 92 available, 21%


Daily Hospitalizations Summary – Long Island


COVID Micro-Clusters - New rules and restrictions directly target areas with the highest transmission of COVID-19 cases & surrounding communities

New York State Contact Tracing information

New York State Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard – Long Island

New York State COVID-19 School Reporting

Complaints about Noncompliance with Covid-19 Guidelines

  • Report Unsafe Business Practices here.
  • To report an in-progress noncompliant event that requires immediate response by law enforcement, call 631-852-COPS.

New York Forward Reopening Guide

  • Phase 1 – Construction: Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting; Retail Trade; Manufacturing; Wholesale Trade; Higher Education, Research
  • Phase 2 – Offices; Real Estate; Essential & Phase II In-Store Retail; Vehicle Sales, Leases & Rentals; Retail Rental, Repair & Cleaning; Commercial Building Management: Hair Salons and Barbershops; Outdoor & Take-Out/Delivery Food Services
  • Phase 3 – Food Services; Personal Care
  • Phase 4Higher Education; Pre-K to Grade 12 Schools; Low-Risk Outdoor Arts & Entertainment; Low Risk Indoor Arts & Entertainment; Media Production; Professional Sports Competitions with No Fans; Malls; Gyms and Fitness Centers; Gaming Facilities; Movie Theatres; Ski Facilities

COVID-19 Guidance
Includes information on Isolation and Quarantine, FAQs Regarding School Reopening, Tips for Celebrations, and Guidance for Employers

COVID-19 Resources and Services in Suffolk County
Includes information on viral and antibody testing, telemedicine, blood plasma donations, mental health resources, low income resources, support and relief programs, resources for families with children, and more.







Categories: Health, COVID-19


Suffolk County Government

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100 Veterans Memorial Hwy
P.O. Box 6100
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Riverhead County Center

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