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1,128 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Massachusetts, and 8 additional deaths

1,128 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Massachusetts, and 8 additional deaths

Most newly reported cases since May 16


The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,128 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 146,023. It has reported 1,512 confirmed cases of coronavirus, and the daily positive rate – the rate of new cases diagnosed among those who are newly tested – is 5.88%. State health officials also confirmed eight new COVID-19-related deaths across Massachusetts, raising the state’s confirmation. The death toll from the Coronavirus has reached 9,616, and more than 5.58 million molecular tests for COVID-19 have been performed in the state on more than 2.61 million individuals. As of Saturday, 551 patients who were either confirmed or suspected of having coronavirus have been hospitalized in Massachusetts, of whom 114 have been reported to be in the intensive care unit. Click here to see a graphical look at the COVID-19 data. In its weekly COVID-19 data report released Thursday, DPH identified 77 communities in Massachusetts currently at risk of contracting the coronavirus. Each of these communities has an average daily incidence of greater than eight per 100,000 over the past 14 days. Last week, state health officials listed 63 communities as having a high risk of contracting COVID-19. In addition, the statewide incidence rate also averaged the remnants of daily cases in the network, with 9.2 cases per 100,000 in the past two weeks. In ITS Weekly Report, DPH Happy 122,856 total patients released from isolation, meaning they are considered recovered from coronavirus.PHNjcmlwdCBpZD0iaW5mb2dyYW1fMF85MTUyMTg3My03NmRhLTQ0ZmUtOTA0Ny1mMTllZWFlZGFjNmQiIHRpdGxlPSJDb3JvbmF2aXJ1cyBpbiBNYXNzYWNodXNldHRzIiBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vZS5pbmZvZ3JhbS5jb20vanMvZGlzdC9lbWJlZC5qcz9yeXoiIHR5cGU9InRleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCI + PC9zY3JpcHQ + daily are new data published at about 4 pm and is issued weekly reports on Thursday, also about 4 pm

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,128 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 146,023.

The number of newly reported COVID-19 cases is the highest the state has seen since May 16, when the Public Health Department reported 1,512 confirmed cases of coronavirus.

The daily positivity rate – the rate for new diagnosed cases among those who are newly tested – is 5.88%.

State health officials have also confirmed eight new COVID-19-related deaths across Massachusetts, bringing the number of confirmed coronavirus deaths in the state to 9,616.

More than 5.58 million molecular tests for COVID-19 have been performed in the state, on more than 2.61 million individuals.

As of Saturday, 551 patients who were either confirmed or suspected of having coronavirus have been hospitalized in Massachusetts, of whom 114 have been reported to be in the intensive care unit.

In its weekly COVID-19 data report released Thursday, the Department of Public Health identified 77 Massachusetts communities that are currently at risk of contracting the coronavirus. Each of these communities has an average daily case rate of over eight per 100,000 over the past 14 days.

Last week, state health officials listed 63 communities as being at risk of contracting COVID-19.

In addition, the statewide daily case rate also remains in the red, with 9.2 cases per 100,000 in the past two weeks.

In its weekly report, the Public Health Department said that the total number of patients were released from isolation 122,856, which means that they have recovered from the Corona virus.

New data is published daily at around 4 PM, and weekly reports are released on Thursday, also around 4 PM

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