In his afternoon update, health Director Bruce Robistow said, "Our percentage of positive test results is high and has climbed 0.6 percent from last week".
The Department has also announced an additional 46 confirmed cases, bringing the total number of cases here to 25,295.
Of these, 416 cases have been admitted to intensive care. "Together, we can protect our most vulnerable Pennsylvanians, our essential workers and our healthcare system".
The median age of cases so far is 48, with a split of 57% female, and 43% male. You can find the number of COVID-19 cases in your zip code on the state's map.
Speaking today, Dr. Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, clarified: "Today's increase in notifications of COVID-19 is not an increase in the daily incidence of the disease".
"All the indicators of the disease are stable or reducing".
Henry states that the province has been monitoring its COVID-19 restart activities closely and modifying its approach.
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New COVID-19 cases have again dipped below 500 in PA, concluding the week on a promising note.
77862 - No cases reported at this time. Forty-one patients are on home isolation, and 208 of the total 264 cases have been recovered. Of these, 29 cases are now in ICU.
The HSE has now begun to contact close contacts of the latest confirmed cases. It is now nearly at the same level as seen in early April.
Restaurants, pubs and retail services were permitted to re-open under phase two of the plan in May, with revised public health orders slowly allowing more people inside.
· Of those for whom transmission status is known: community transmission accounts for 38%, close contact accounts for 60%, travel overseas accounts for 2%.
The department of health reports the statewide recovery rate today as 74 percent.
There have been a total of 307,810 Covid-19 tests conducted in New Zealand.
More than half of the individuals who contracted COVID-19 - 57% - reside in either Oswego, 26%; Plano, 16%; or Oswego Township, 15%, according to Friday's county health data. Weeks four, three and 12 are the top three, with 31, 26 and 23 diagnoses, respectively.
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