Pennsylvania has 81,226 confirmed coronavirus cases

There are now 81,266 positive cases of coronavirus in Pennsylvania. Officials announced 504 new positive cases Saturday.Officials said there are now 6,419 confirmed coronavirus deaths. This is an increase of 20 deaths since the last round of numbers was released Friday.Over 556,000 patients have tested negative for coronavirus in the state. Watch the latest news conference (June 17) with health secretary Dr. Rachel Levine in the video player above.”With more than half of the state now in the green phase of the process to reopen, it is essential that we continue to take precautions to protect against COVID-19,” Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine said. “The commonwealth’s careful, measured approach to reopening is working as we see case counts continue to decline even as many other states see increases. But the virus has not gone away. Each of us has a responsibility to continue to protect ourselves, our loved ones and others by wearing a mask, maintaining social distancing and washing our hands frequently. Together we can protect our most vulnerable Pennsylvanians, our essential workers and our healthcare system.”Click here to track the curve of coronavirus cases in Pennsylvania: see total number of cases, new cases per day and COVID-19 related deaths.Click here to see a statewide map with county-by-county information. The Pennsylvania Department of Health is now providing data on nursing home COVID-19 cases and deaths by county. Click here to read the data for each county. The data is halfway down the page. 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Sign up to get the latest coronavirus headlines delivered to your inbox:]

There are now 81,266 positive cases of coronavirus in Pennsylvania. Officials announced 504 new positive cases Saturday.

Officials said there are now 6,419 confirmed coronavirus deaths. This is an increase of 20 deaths since the last round of numbers was released Friday.

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Over 556,000 patients have tested negative for coronavirus in the state.

Watch the latest news conference (June 17) with health secretary Dr. Rachel Levine in the video player above.

“With more than half of the state now in the green phase of the process to reopen, it is essential that we continue to take precautions to protect against COVID-19,” Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine said. “The commonwealth’s careful, measured approach to reopening is working as we see case counts continue to decline even as many other states see increases. But the virus has not gone away. Each of us has a responsibility to continue to protect ourselves, our loved ones and others by wearing a mask, maintaining social distancing and washing our hands frequently. Together we can protect our most vulnerable Pennsylvanians, our essential workers and our healthcare system.”

Click here to track the curve of coronavirus cases in Pennsylvania: see total number of cases, new cases per day and COVID-19 related deaths.

Click here to see a statewide map with county-by-county information.

The Pennsylvania Department of Health is now providing data on nursing home COVID-19 cases and deaths by county. Click here to read the data for each county. The data is halfway down the page.

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