INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) today announced that 989 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 67,122 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.
A total of 2,771 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of six over the previous day. Another 200 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 are received by ISDH and occurred over multiple days.
To date, 758,606 tests for unique individuals have been reported to ISDH, up from 747,383 on Friday.
Bartholomew County is reporting 727 positive cases (up four) with 47 deaths (no change).
Surrounding counties reported:
- Jackson County: 547 positive cases (up four) with four deaths (no change).
- Jennings County: 208 positive cases (up tow) with 12 deaths (no change).
- Decatur County: 310 positive cases (up four) with 32 deaths (no change).
- Shelby County: 508 positive cases (up eight) with 26 deaths (no change).
- Johnson County: 1,631 positive cases (up 15) with 118 deaths (no change).
- Brown County: 69 positive cases (up one) with one death (no change)
As of Saturday, more than 35 percent of ICU beds and more than 84 percent of ventilators were available across the state.
To find testing locations around the state, including one in Columbus, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.