ODESSA, TEXAS – Medical Center Health System is reporting its seventeenth COVID19 related death. The patient, a 90-year-old male, died this afternoon, July 12.
The patient was from Odessa and was admitted from home to Medical Center Hospital
on July 7. The patient had pre-existing conditions. The family has been notified. MCH currently has 47 COVID-19 positive patients in-house.
The Critical Care Unit has 11 patients with six on ventilators. The Critical Care overflow in the Wheatley Stewart Medical Pavilion has five patients with all five on ventilators. The remaining 31 patients are on our COVID isolation floors, 7 Central and 8 Central.