(WKBN) – Pennsylvania Division of Well being officers will likely be discussing an upcoming COVID-19 cell response vaccination tour to supply vaccinations and schooling to minority and underserved communities throughout the commonwealth.
The dwell stream will start at 1 p.m. right now.
Talking on the briefing will likely be Division of Well being Performing Secretary Alison Beam, Governor Wolf’s Advisory Fee on Latino Affairs Government Director Luz Colon, Latino Connection Founder & CEO George Fernandez, Highmark Blue Protect Medical Coverage Analysis Analyst Dr. Oralia Dominic, Independence Blue Cross Basis President Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake and Penn State Well being System clinician Dr. Sarah Ramirez.
The Pennsylvania Division of Well being reported a two-day whole of a further 6,450 constructive instances of COVID-19 and 4 new deaths since Saturday’s report, when 4,882 new cases and 40 new deaths were reported.
On Sunday, 3,362 constructive instances and three new deaths have been reported, with 3,088 extra instances and 1 new demise reported Monday.
That brings the statewide whole to 1,075,424 instances and a complete of 25,406 deaths attributed to COVID-19.
There are 2,460 people hospitalized with COVID-19. Of that quantity, 516 sufferers are within the intensive care unit with COVID-19. Many of the sufferers hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and many of the deaths have occurred in sufferers 65 or older. Extra knowledge is obtainable here.
The development within the 14-day transferring common variety of hospitalized sufferers per day is about 3,800 decrease than it was on the peak on December 25, 2020. The present 14-day common can also be under what it was on the top of the spring peak on Could 3, 2020. Nevertheless, the transferring common of variety of hospitalized sufferers has began to extend.
Statewide p.c positivity for the week of April 2 – April 8 stood at 9.5%.
County-specific info and a statewide map can be found on the COVID-19 Data Dashboard.
There are 137,138 people who’ve a constructive viral antigen check and are thought-about possible instances and 639 people who’ve a constructive serology check and both COVID-19 signs or a high-risk publicity.
There are 4,232,867 people who’ve examined detrimental to this point.
In licensed nursing and private care properties, there are 69,848 resident instances of COVID-19, and 14,460 instances amongst staff, for a complete of 84,308 at 1,582 distinct services in all 67 counties.
Out of whole deaths reported to PA-NEDSS, 12,990 have occurred in residents from nursing or private care services. A county breakdown might be discovered here.
Observe that the variety of deaths reported to NEDSS just isn’t precisely the identical because the COVID-19 associated deaths reported by the demise registry.
The variety of deaths amongst nursing and private care house residents and staff is taken from the PA-NEDSS demise knowledge, as this info just isn’t obtainable within the demise registry knowledge.
Roughly 26,909 of our whole instances are amongst well being care employees.
- Based on the CDC, as of Monday morning, April 12, Pennsylvania has administered first doses of vaccine to 38.9% of its eligible inhabitants, and the state ranks eleventh amongst all 50 states for first doses administered by share of inhabitants.
- Based on the CDC, as of Monday morning, April 12, Pennsylvania ranks 5th amongst all 50 states for whole doses administered.
- Vaccine suppliers have administered 6,411,940 whole vaccine doses as of Monday, April 12.
- 2,401,825 persons are absolutely vaccinated; with a seven-day transferring common of greater than 87,000 individuals per day receiving vaccinations.
- 1,832,366 persons are partially vaccinated, which means they’ve obtained one dose of a two-dose vaccine.
- 4,234,191 individuals have obtained at the very least their first dose.
- This week, a complete of seven,180,370 doses may have been allotted by April 17:
- 296,620 first/single doses may have been allotted this week.
- 303,110 second doses may have been allotted this week.
- Up to now, we’ve administered 6,411,940 doses whole by April 12:
- First/single doses: 4,234,191 administered
- Second doses: 2,177,749 administered