ISDH reports 581 additional COVID-19 cases


The Indiana State Department of Health today announced 581 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 29,274 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the new coronavirus following corrections to yesterday’s total.

As of today, 39 percent of ICU beds and nearly 81 percent of ventilators were available.

A total of 1,716 Hoosiers have died of COVID-19, an increase of 38 more than yesterday. Another 148 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record, following a correction to yesterday’s total. Deaths are reported based on when data is received by the ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 195,738 tests have been reported to the ISDH, up from 189,330 on Tuesday.