274 new COVID-19 cases confirmed; hospitalization rate increases
Today’s test positivity rate is 7.17 percent.
According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 274 individuals from 36 counties have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the new statewide positive total to 137,951.
These results were from a pool of 3,925 tests for a daily positive rate of 7.17 percent.
165 of those positives were PCR tests, and 109 were antigen tests.
2,522,595 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 513,639 unique individuals have been tested.
195 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.
Since yesterday 790 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 132,446. This leaves 3,863 active confirmed cases.