Oneida County COVID-19 Update


May 21th, 2021

Oneida County COVID-19 Update for May 21, 2021

Here are the Oneida County COVID-19 case numbers as of midnight on May 20:

  • 14 new positive cases, 22,014* total. *(Upon further investigation, 1 positive case was removed from the previous total). 
  • 215 active positive cases.
  • 2 new COVID-19-related deaths, 424 total.
  • 9 patients are hospitalized in Oneida County.
    • 5 at MVHS
    • 4 at Rome Health
  • 6 residents are hospitalized out of county.
  • 21,375 positive cases have been resolved.
  • Total negative results were not updated by NYS DOH at the time of this release.
  • Total tests were not updated by NYS DOH at the time of this release.
  • 215 mandatory isolation.
  • 397 in mandatory quarantine.

Updated Oneida County COVID-19 Dashboard:

As of 2/8/21, vaccine numbers are released on Mondays and the totals are through the end of the previous week.

PLEASE NOTE: Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccine appointments and walk-ins are currently available at various county-operated PODs. To view all dates and locations, and to book an appointment, please visit

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