Suffolk COVID-19 hospitalizations drop for 2nd consecutive day; death toll rises by 50

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone gave his Monday COVID-19 news conference. Information below:
- Testing: 21,947 positive tests total
- 50 new COVID-19 deaths, toll rises to 568.
- Hospitalizations: Second day in a row of drop in COVID-19 patients -- 1,495 patients in total.
- ICU beds: Decrease in occupants by 9 to 539.
- Hospital capacity increases to 3,423 in total available.
- 125 COVID-19 patients discharged in last 24 hours.
- Hotspot testing expected to reopen Tuesday after storm-related closings.
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