ISDH reports 676 additional COVID-19 cases


The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 676 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 29,936 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to yesterday’s total.

As of today, more than 39 percent of ICU beds and nearly 81 percent of ventilators were available as of Thursday.

A total of 1,764 Hoosiers have died from COVID-19, an increase of 48 more than yesterday. Another 149 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data is received by the ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 202,995 tests have been reported to the ISDH, up from 195,738 on Wednesday.