Massachusetts COVID-19 Dashboard: 3 new deaths, 82 new cases

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BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials reported 3 new confirmed deaths and 82 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts.

Total COVID-19 Cases by Age Group:

  • 0-4 years: 147
  • 5-9 years: 162
  • 10-14 years: 207
  • 15-19 years: 203
  • 20-29 years: 397
  • 30-39 years: 364
  • 40-49 years: 258
  • 50-59 years: 256
  • 60-69 years: 165
  • 70-79 years: 85
  • 80+ years: 65

Testing:

According to the Department of Public Health, 35,976 new tests were performed with an overall of 23,480,605 molecular tests administered.

Antigen Tests: A total of 3,376 new individuals have tested positive with 1,385,998 total tests reported.

The current turnaround time for a molecular test is 1.79 days. The 7-day average of percent positivity is 0.40%.

Hospitalizations:

There are 115 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 with 34 patients that are in intensive care units and 18 patients intubated. The average age of patients currently hospitalized is 59-years-old.

As of Thursday, 88.2% of medical/surgical beds are occupied and 74% of ICU beds are occupied. There are currently 0 beds occupied through alternate medical sites.

In western Massachusetts, there are a total of 1,192 medical/surgical beds with 1,000 that are occupied. The ICU units have a total of 152 beds and 82 of them are occupied.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases:

  • New Cases: 82
  • Total Cases: 663,048
  • Estimated Active Cases: 2,121
  • New Deaths: 3
  • Total Deaths: 17,593

Probable COVID-19 Cases

  • New Cases: 25
  • Total Cases: 46,139
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Deaths: 364

Hampden County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 17
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 52,383
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 1,535

Hampshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 0
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 9,156
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 300

Franklin County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 0
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 2,579
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 113

Berkshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 2
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 6,539
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 287

MassDPH COVID-19 Dashboard

Higher Education:

There are -12 new cases in the last week with a total of 18,004 confirmed COVID-19 cases in higher education institutions. In the last week there were 53,195 new tests reported with a total of 7,954,739.

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