Pa. Health Dept. Announces 479 New Coronavirus Cases, Increasing Statewide Total To 89,854

HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 479 new cases of Coronavirus on Sunday, in addition to four more deaths.

The statewide total number of cases has risen to 89,854 since Saturday’s report.

The Health Department says all 67 counties in Pennsylvania have had cases of COVID-19. Current patients are either in isolation at home or being treated at the hospital.

The statewide death toll has reached 6,753.

Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older.

There are 734,846 patients who have tested negative to date.

There are 634 unconfirmed or probable COVID-19 cases.

In nursing homes and personal care homes, there are 17,923 resident COVID-19 cases and 3,346 employee cases, bringing the total number of cases in those facilities to 21,296. In total, 4,592 residents have died from COVID-19 in Pennsylvania.

Around 6,806 healthcare workers have been diagnosed with the virus.

To see the state’s county-by-county breakdown of cases and deaths, visit this link.

If you have concerns about the virus, you can check out the state’s COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard.

Currently, all 67 counties are in the green phase of reopening.

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