ISDH reports 2,500 cumulative Hoosier COVID-19 deaths


The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 596 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 48,008 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the new coronavirus, following corrections.

As of today, nearly 42 percent of ICU beds and 84 percent of ventilators are available.

A total of 2,500 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of six since yesterday. Another 193 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, 521,722 tests have been reported to the ISDH, up from 512,288 on Saturday.