Monday COVID-19 update

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 2,210 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 613,228 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.A total of 9,352 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 12 from the previous day. Another 376 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 are received by the state and occurred over multiple days.         

Decatur County – 2495 positives (6 new) and 10,785 tests (26 new)
Bartholomew County – 6640 positives (117 new) and 35,306 tested (260 new)
Ripley County – 3005 positives (5 new) and 12,272 tests (26 new)
Rush County – 1563 positives (6 new) and 7204 tests (21 new)
Shelby County – 4207 positives (12 new) and 17,184 tests (50 new)
Jennings – 2006 positives (13 new) and 9316 tests (36 new)
Franklin County – 1493 positives (3 new) and 5802 tests (22 new)

To date, 2,907,032 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,900,051 on Sunday. A total of 6,761,438 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26, 2020.To find testing sites around the state, visit and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.Hoosiers age 70 and older, along with healthcare workers, long-term care residents and first responders, are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. To schedule, visit or call 211.As of today, 440,822 Hoosiers have received a first dose of vaccine, and 100,019 are fully vaccinated.Additional locations and appointments are being added as more vaccine becomes available.

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