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1 New #Covid Case in Orkney

The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 907 as 1 new positive tests was recorded in the Health Board area.

The waste water monitoring for traces of Covid-19 ribonucleic acid (RNA) being done by SEPA and Scottish Water still registers high numbers in Orkney.

The stats for Scotland published on 27th November 2021 are as follows:

  • 2,287 new cases of COVID-19 reported
  • 29,800 new tests for COVID-19 that reported results
    • 8.2% of these were positive
  • 17 new reported deaths of people who have tested positive
  • 53 people were in intensive care yesterday with recently confirmed COVID-19
  • 727 people were in hospital yesterday with recently confirmed COVID-19
  • 4,344,043 people have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccination, 3,945,451 have received their second dose, and 1,598,749 have received a third dose or booster
  • if you don’t have symptoms take regular lateral flow tests before socialising or mixing with other households in any setting.

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