INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health on Monday reported that 1,733 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 628,391 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous days dashboard.
Fifty-two new cases in Clark County brought its total to 11,206. Floyd County had an increase of 18 new cases for a total of 6,699.
A total of 9,613 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 16 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.
No additional deaths were reported in Clark and Floyd counties, which have had 149 and 118, respectively.
To date, 2,963,581 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,957,867 on Sunday. A total of 7,039,744 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26, 2020.
Indiana's seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals was 16.7% compared to Floyd County's 15.8% and Clark County's 20.7%.
To find testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.
Hoosiers age 65 and older, along with healthcare workers, long-term care residents and first responders who are regularly called to the scene of an emergency to render medical assistance, are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. To schedule, visit https://ourshot.in.gov or call 211.
As of today, 568,328 Hoosiers have received a first dose of vaccine, and 146,333 are fully vaccinated.
Additional locations and appointments are being added as more vaccine becomes available.