1,822 new COVID-19 circumstances, 53 extra deaths reported in Massachusetts

Updated: 5:05 PM EST Feb 20, 2021

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported a further 1,822 confirmed COVID-19 circumstances Saturday, bringing the statewide whole to 538,328 for the reason that begin of the pandemic.State well being officers additionally added 53 confirmed COVID-19-related deaths to the state’s whole, which is now 15,462. As of Saturday, 1,683,820 doses of vaccine have been shipped to the state, of which 1,372,906 — or 81.5% — have been administered. So far, 372,172 individuals have acquired each doses in Massachusetts.The DPH reported that 1,000,734 Massachusetts residents have acquired not less than their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.An estimated 36,316 circumstances are lively throughout Massachusetts, in response to the report. Click right here to see a graphical have a look at COVID-19 dataLatest town-by-town breakdown launched by state The report mentioned 970 sufferers with confirmed coronavirus circumstances had been hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 246 reported to be in an intensive care unit.This marks the primary time since Nov. 30, 2020, that there have been fewer than 250 COVID-19 sufferers in ICUs throughout Massachusetts.In the DPH’s weekly report launched on Thursday, 66 communities had been within the “Red,” or at excessive threat of COVID-19, down from 110 communities the week earlier than. The state says there have been 477,796 recoveries, in response to the most recent weekly report.New knowledge is often printed each day round 5 p.m. and weekly reviews are usually launched on Thursdays, additionally round 5 p.m.

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported a further 1,822 confirmed COVID-19 circumstances Saturday, bringing the statewide whole to 538,328 for the reason that begin of the pandemic.State well being officers additionally added 53 confirmed COVID-19-related deaths to the state’s whole, which is now 15,462.
As of Saturday, 1,683,820 doses of vaccine have been shipped to the state, of which 1,372,906 — or 81.5% — have been administered. So far, 372,172 individuals have acquired each doses in Massachusetts.The DPH reported that 1,000,734 Massachusetts residents have acquired not less than their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.An estimated 36,316 circumstances are lively throughout Massachusetts, in response to the report. The report mentioned 970 sufferers with confirmed coronavirus circumstances had been hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 246 reported to be in an intensive care unit.This marks the primary time since Nov. 30, 2020, that there have been fewer than 250 COVID-19 sufferers in ICUs throughout Massachusetts.In the DPH’s weekly report launched on Thursday, 66 communities had been within the “Red,” or at excessive threat of COVID-19, down from 110 communities the week earlier than. The state says there have been 477,796 recoveries, in response to the most recent weekly report.New knowledge is often printed each day round 5 p.m. and weekly reviews are usually launched on Thursdays, additionally round 5 p.m.