Michigan COVID: Heres what to understand Aug. 12, 2021


DETROIT The collection of showed circumstances of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Michigan has risen to 916,006 as of Wednesday, together with 19,982 deaths, state officers document.

Wednesdays replace features a overall of 2,786 new circumstances and 24 further deaths over a two-day length — a mean of one,393 circumstances according to day. Of the 24 deaths introduced Wednesday, 12 had been recognized all over a evaluation of data.

On Monday, the state introduced a complete of 913,220 circumstances and 19,958 deaths.

Michigan is now reporting COVID-19 information on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Testing has dropped to round 10,000 diagnostic assessments reported according to day on moderate, with the 7-day certain price at 6.93% as of Wednesday, relatively upper than the former week. The certain check price has been ceaselessly mountain climbing for the reason that finish of June, when it was once at its lowest. Hospitalizations had been slowly expanding for the ultimate two weeks.


Cases are emerging once more in Michigan. The states 7-day shifting moderate for day by day circumstances was once 1,164 on Wednesday — a vital leap for the reason that starting of July. The 7-day demise moderate was once 4 on Wednesday. The states fatality price is two.2%. The state additionally stories energetic circumstances, that have been indexed at 21,900 on Wednesday.

Michigan has reported greater than 9.4 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine administered as of Tuesday, with 64.3% of 16+ citizens having gained a minimum of one dose whilst 56.1% of 16+ citizens are regarded as totally vaccinated.


According to Johns Hopkins University, greater than 36 million circumstances had been reported within the U.S., with greater than 618,400 deaths reported from the virus. Globally, greater than 4.5 billion vaccine doses had been administered, together with greater than 352 million doses within the U.S. by myself.

Worldwide, greater than 204 million folks had been showed inflamed and greater than 4.3 million have died, in step with Johns Hopkins University. The true numbers are for sure a lot upper, on account of restricted trying out, other ways countries depend the lifeless and planned under-reporting via some governments.

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CDC recommends vaccinated folks put on mask in faculties, some indoor settings

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now recommending that even vaccinated folks put on mask indoors in portions of the United States the place coronavirus is surging.

The CDC on Tuesday, July 27 cited new details about the power of the delta variant to unfold amongst vaccinated folks. The CDC additionally really useful indoor mask for all lecturers, group of workers, scholars and guests to varsities without reference to vaccination standing.

The CDC mentioned that within the United States maximum new infections are amongst unvaccinated folks. But leap forward infections, which normally motive milder sickness, can happen in vaccinated folks.

Learn extra right here.

Michigan COVID vaccine sweepstakes: Who can input, how to enroll, prize listing, complete main points

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer broke down the main points of Michigans new COVID vaccine sweepstakes, together with who can input, how to enroll, what prizes are to be had and extra.


This goes to be an opportunity for Michiganders to get registered and to be eligible for $5 million in money prizes and faculty scholarships, Whitmer mentioned.

The governor mentioned the sweepstakes might be a useful tool in our arsenal to battle COVID.

Heres what to understand.

Michigan dials again COVID place of job laws

Michigan is dialing again its COVID-19 place of job laws because the state reopens.

The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration introduced the states laws will now align with Federal OSHAs requirements, beginning Tuesday (June 22). The up to date laws might be in impact till Dec. 22, 2021.

As a consequence, the emergency laws issued May 24 are rescinded. Those laws had been introduced two weeks after Michigan reached the milestone of 55% of eligible citizens with a minimum of one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.


The up to date MIOSHA emergency laws undertake the Federal OSHA ETS and concentrate on well being care settings the place recognized or suspected COVID sufferers may well be provide, the state introduced. These places of work would possibly have the next publicity possibility for workers and want endured protections to mitigate the unfold of COVID-19.

Read extra right here.

Michigan lifts all COVID restrictions on capability, mask, gatherings June 22

Michigan is lifting all of its COVID restrictions for capability, mask and gatherings, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer introduced.

On Tuesday (June 22), each indoor and out of doors settings in Michigan will build up to 100% capability, and face mask will not be required.


Michigan was once initially meant to totally reopen July 1, however with greater than 9 million vaccines administered and COVID circumstances plummeting, that timeline has been speeded up.

Today is an afternoon that we have got all been taking a look ahead to, as we will safely get again to standard day by day actions and put this pandemic at the back of us, Whitmer mentioned.

Read extra right here.

Curfew on Michigan eating places, bars lifted June 1

The curfew on Michigan eating places and bars had been lifted on June 1, step one of the states new plan for totally reopening.

Gov. Gretchen Whitmers administrative center defined a brand new model of the MI Vacc To Normal plan in May, which integrated the tip of the curfew requirement for eating places and bars, beginning June 1.


Previously, all bars and eating places had been required to prevent providing indoor eating via 11 p.m. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services first of all carried out a ten p.m. curfew in November.

Additionally, eating places dont have to restrict person desk capability, which was once at a most of 6 folks according to desk.

More: Michigan lifts extra COVID restrictions: Whats converting

So June 1, after which July 1 — the ones are the 2 steps, Whitmer mentioned. Weve collapsed the Vacc To Normal (plan) as it changed into very transparent that it was once vital for us to offer folks certain dates and self belief that we will be protected doing this. So thats why weve reconfigured the plan.

Michigan lifts masks necessities for totally vaccinated citizens

Michigan is lifting masks necessities for many indoor and out of doors settings for totally vaccinated citizens, matching newly issued steering from the CDC.


The new order took impact on Saturday, May 15.

Under the up to date MDHHS Gatherings and Mask Order, Michiganders who’re outdoor will not want to put on a masks without reference to vaccination standing.

While indoors, totally vaccinated Michiganders will not want to put on a masks, however citizens who don’t seem to be vaccinated, or have no longer finished their vaccinations, will have to proceed to put on a masks or face masking to give protection to themselves and others.

After July 1, the vast indoor masks mandate will expire.

Michigan COVID-19 day by day reported circumstances since July 15:

  • July 15 — 294 new circumstances

  • July 16 — 293 new circumstances

  • July 17 — 257 new circumstances

  • July 18 — 257 new circumstances

  • July 19 — 257 new circumstances

  • July 20 — 257 new circumstances

  • July 21 — 432 new circumstances

  • July 22 –432 new circumstances

  • July 23 — 431 new circumstances

  • July 24 — 440 new circumstances

  • July 25 — 440 new circumstances

  • July 26 — 440 new circumstances

  • July 27 — 442 new circumstances

  • July 28 — 750 new circumstances

  • July 29 — 750 new circumstances

  • July 30 — 750 new circumstances

  • July 31 — 652 new circumstances

  • Aug. 1 — 651 new circumstances

  • Aug. 2 — 651 new circumstances

  • Aug. 3 — 651 new circumstances

  • Aug. 4 — 1,320 new circumstances

  • Aug. 5 — 1,321 new circumstances

  • Aug. 6 — 1,321 new circumstances

  • Aug. 7 — 906 new circumstances

  • Aug. 8 — 907 new circumstances

  • Aug. 9 — 907 new circumstances

  • Aug. 10 — 1,393 new circumstances

  • Aug. 11 — 1,393 new circumstances

Michigan COVID-19 day by day reported deaths since July 15:

  • July 15 — 5 new deaths

  • July 16 — 6 new deaths (7 from previous 3 days from important data)

  • July 17 — 4 new deaths

  • July 18 — 4 new deaths

  • July 19 — 4 new deaths

  • July 20 — 2 new deaths (14 from previous 3 days from important data)

  • July 21 — 7 new deaths

  • July 22 — 7 new deaths

  • July 23 — 7 new deaths (7 from previous 3 days from important data)

  • July 24 — 5 new deaths

  • July 25 — 5 new deaths

  • July 26 — 5 new deaths

  • July 27 — 4 new deaths (15 from previous 4 days from important data)

  • July 28 — 6 new deaths

  • July 29 — 6 new deaths

  • July 30 — 7 new deaths

  • July 31 — 7 new deaths

  • Aug. 1 — 7 new deaths

  • Aug. 2 — 6 new deaths

  • Aug. 3 — 6 new deaths (10 from previous 4 days from important data)

  • Aug. 4 — 1 new demise

  • Aug. 5 — 1 new demise

  • Aug. 6 — 2 new deaths (3 from previous 3 days from important data)

  • Aug. 7 — 3 new deaths

  • Aug. 8 — 3 new deaths

  • Aug. 9 — 1 new demise (6 from previous 3 days from important data)

  • Aug. 10 — 12 new deaths

  • Aug. 11 — 12 new deaths (12 from previous two days from important data)

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