ISDH reports more than 30,000 total COVID-19 cases


The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 493 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 30,409 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the new coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s total.

As of today, nearly 38 percent of ICU beds and more than 81 percent of ventilators were available as of Friday.

A total of 1,791 Hoosiers have died from COVID-19, an increase of 27 since yesterday. Another 150 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, 208,561 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 202,995 on Thursday.