The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 976 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19; 680,046 Indiana residents now are known to have had the new coronavirus, following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.
To date, 12,568 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 15 since yesterday. Another 407 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.
A total of 3,222,944 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,221,661 on Tuesday. A total of 8,697,759 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the ISDH since Feb. 26, 2020.
To find testing sites around the state, visit coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.
Hoosiers age 40 and older, along with health care workers, long-term care residents, first responders who are regularly called to the scene of an emergency to render medical assistance, and educators and school support staff through 12th grade are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
To schedule a vaccine, visit ourshot.in.gov or call 2-1-1 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance.
Additional locations and appointments are being added as more vaccine becomes available.
As of today, a total of 2,489,516 doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 1,496,852 first doses and 992,664 individuals who are fully vaccinated.