HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP) — Cone Health has backtracked after issuing a statement that 100% of the people hospitalized with COVID-19 in the Cone Health system are unvaccinated.
Cone Health initially said that 100% of those patients are not vaccinated. Cone Health has since clarified that they do not know the vaccination status of any of those patients. The healthcare provider released the initial claim in error.
The update comes as an increasing number of people are being hospitalized with COVID-19 due to the highly contagious Delta variant.