The latest state statistics show 91% of the beds in Boston-area hospitals now have patients in them, while the total number of hospitalized Covid-19 patients statewide reaches a new fall/winter record of 1,927.
The last time that many patients were hospitalize in Massachusetts with Covid-19 was May 29, when 1,904 patients were hospitalized. The peak so far for Massachusetts is 3,965, on April 21. The state has seen day-to-day increases in hospitalized Covid-19 patients all but two days in December.
The state reported 47 deaths due to Covid-19.