There are currently 27 people in Lakeridge Health hospitals because of COVID-19.
Two of those people are in the ICU.
They say 13 patients in hospital are being investigated for COVID-19.
The health department is reporting 153 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday.
However, the health department says recent changes to testing have led to a great underestimation of cases.
No new deaths were reported, leaving the death toll in the region at 452.
Of those who died, 242 were residents of long-term care or retirement homes.
To date there have been 55,943 cases in Durham, with 54,877 of those cases now listed as resolved.
There are currently 614 active cases in the region.
Here is the regional breakdown for Thursday:
The regional data for 42 confirmed cases is under investigation.
As of March 30, 1,436,345 COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in Durham.