Tag: death

a woman leans over a hospital bed where an older person is connected to a ventilator

June 4, 2021

Some long-term care facilities failed to report deaths, while others were exempt. That may mean there were more deaths than we know about.

an elderly woman lays in a hospital bed

December 28, 2020

With more than 12K deaths for the year, COVID has surpassed the death toll for all but two causes of death this year.

two healthcare workers in protective gear working on a COVID-19 patient

December 1, 2020

State COVID deaths have been rising dramatically in recent weeks, just as new COVID case numbers rose in October and November.

Dr. Joneigh Khaldun speaks during a press conference

November 6, 2020

Michigan’s Chief Medical Executive said the pandemic could get much, much worse if current trends continue.

Dr. Joneigh Khaldun speaks during a press conference.

September 18, 2020

The baby is the youngest known person to die from COVID-19 in Michigan and is one of only 20 people under a year old to die nationwide since the pandemic began.

A screenshot of various demographic charts from Michigan's COVID-19 dashboard, including one showing no coronavirus deaths among people age 0 to 20.

September 14, 2020

Four people under age 20 have died from COVID-19 since the pandemic began, but the state hasn’t reported those numbers.