Augusta University Health

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Positive Inpatients (5 vaccinated, 44 unvaccinated)

as of October 22, 2021

Please note statistics for university community are reflected in separate section below

Positive Inpatients in ICU (3 vaccinated, 13 unvaccinated)​
Positive Inpatients on ventilators (1 vaccinated, 11 unvaccinated)​

Augusta University

For the period Oct. 8-15

Student Cases

200 total since Aug. 1

Employee Cases

97 total since Aug. 1

Augusta University continues to strongly encourage everyone to wear a face covering inside campus buildings and receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Schedule an appointment at upcoming AU Health vaccine clinics.

For the Media

Contact us

Call 706-522-3023 to reach the on-call media relations representative. For other questions, email

COVID-19 expert

Dr. Jose Vazquez is an infectious disease specialist at Augusta University Medical Center. Contact him for media inquiries regarding COVID-19.

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