ODESSA, TEXAS – Medical Center Health System is reporting its 29th COVID-19 related death. The patient, a 45-year-old male, died Thursday evening, July 23.
The patient was a resident of Ector County and was admitted to Medical Center Hospital from home. The patient had pre-existing conditions. The family has been notified.
MCH currently has 46 COVID-19 positive patients in-house. The Critical Care Unit has 15 patients with seven on ventilators. The Critical Care overflow in the Wheatley Stewart Medical Pavilion currently has no patients. 30 patients are on our COVID isolation floors, 7 Central and 8 Central. There is also one COVID patient on our Labor and Delivery floor.