September 12, 2020 Update from Indiana State Department of Health

SOURCE: News release from Indiana State Department of Health

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 1,076 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at the state laboratory, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 104,561 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

Today’s results include 20,517 tests for 11,552 individuals from a testing facility that recently began reporting results electronically.

A total of 3,213 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 17 from the previous day. Another 224 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by the state and occurred over multiple days.           

To date, 1,206,980 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 1,183,104 on Friday. A total of 1,666,889 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.

To find testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.