986 new COVID-19 cases validated in Massachusetts, 30 extra deaths
Updated: 5:19 PM EDT Oct 22, 2020
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 986 validated cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the statewide overall to 143,927. As of Thursday, 521 clients either confirmed to have actually or thought of having the coronavirus were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 103 were reported to be in an intensive care unit.Click here to see a graphical look at COVID-19 data.Latest town-by-town breakdown released by stateIn its weekly COVID-19 information report launched Thursday, the DPH determined 77 Massachusetts neighborhoods that are presently at high threat of the coronavirus. In addition, the statewide rate of typical daily cases likewise remains in the red, with 9.2 cases per 100,000 in the last 2 weeks.In its weekly report, the DPH said 122,856 total patients have actually been launched from seclusion, implying they are considered to have actually recovered from the coronavirus.PHNjcmlwdCBpZD0iaW5mb2dyYW1fMF85MTUyMTg3My03NmRhLTQ0ZmUtOTA0Ny1mMTllZWFlZGFjNmQiIHRpdGxlPSJDb3JvbmF2aXJ1cyBpbiBNYXNzYWNodXNldHRzIiBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vZS5pbmZvZ3JhbS5jb20vanMvZGlzdC9lbWJlZC5qcz9yeXoiIHR5cGU9InRleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCI+PC9zY3JpcHQ+New information is published daily around 4 p.m. and weekly reports are launched on Thursdays, likewise around 4 p.m.
BOSTON– The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 986 confirmed cases extra COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 143,927.
State health officials also confirmed 30 new COVID-19-related deaths across Massachusetts, bringing the states verified coronavirus death toll to 9,589. More than 5.4 million molecular tests for COVID-19 have actually now been administered in the state to more than 2.58 million people. Since Thursday, 521 patients either confirmed to have or believed of having the coronavirus were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 103 were reported to be in an extensive care unit.In its weekly COVID-19 information report released Thursday, the DPH identified 77 Massachusetts neighborhoods that are presently at high threat of the coronavirus. Each of those neighborhoods has a rate of typical everyday cases that is higher than 8 per 100,000 over the past 14 days.Last week, state health authorities noted 63 neighborhoods as being at high threat of COVID-19. In addition, the statewide rate of average day-to-day cases also remains at a loss, with 9.2 cases per 100,000 in the last two weeks.In its weekly report, the DPH said 122,856 overall clients have been released from isolation, implying they are considered to have recovered from the coronavirus.New data is released daily around 4 p.m. and weekly reports are released on Thursdays, likewise around 4 p.m.