The Indiana State
Department of Health (ISDH) was reporting this morning 566 new COVID-19
cases over the last 24 hours, to bring total confirmed cases in the state to
25,127 up from 24,627 on Monday, an increase of 2.3 percent.
ISDH was also
reporting 33 additional deaths over the last 24 hours, to bring the total in
the state so far to 1,444, up from 1,411 on Monday, an increase of 2.3
percent from Monday.
The number of
probable COVID-19 deaths to date: 134. Probable deaths are those for which
x-ray, scans, and clinical symptoms all point to COVID-19 but for which no
positive test is on record. Total confirmed and probable COVID-19 deaths in
Indiana: 1,578 (1,540 on Monday).
Nursing home cases
and deaths to date: 3,033 and 584 deaths (unchanged from Monday). Number of
nursing home facilities in the state with at least one case of COVID-19:
197. Number with at least one death: 121.
tests have been reported to date to ISDH, up from 148,688 on Monday, an
increase of 1.2 percent over the last 24 hours, with a positive rate of 16.7
percent. Tests are being conducted by ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control
and Prevention, and private laboratories.
Tests in Porter
County: 2,610 (2,487). In Lake County: 13,456 (13,283). In LaPorte County:
Marion County has
the most reported cases, 7,632 (7,510); and the most deaths, 429 (423). Lake
County has reported 2,534 cases (2,493) and 128 deaths (125), the second
highest in the state in both categories. LaPorte County has reported 335 and
12 deaths (329 and 12).