ISDH reports 244 new cases of COVID-19


The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 244 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 37,623 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the new coronavirus, following corrections.

As of today, more than 38 percent of ICU beds and 83 percent of ventilators are available.

A total of 2,135 Hoosiers have died from COVID-19, an increase of 14 since yesterday. Another 181 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, 309,503 tests have been reported to the ISDH, up from 304,263 on Sunday.