November 27, 2020 Update from Indiana State Department of Health

Last Updated on November 27, 2020 by Indiana State Department of Health

Cass: 3039 (13 new cases); 31 deaths
Carroll: 719 (23 new cases); 13 deaths
Fulton: 875 (11 new cases); 19 deaths
Pulaski: 418 (7 new cases); 15 deaths
Miami: 1708 (44 new cases); 15 deaths (1 new)
Howard: 3641 (63 new cases); 77 deaths
White: 1310 (35 new cases); 22 deaths

Statewide ICU Bed Usage (2171 total capacity)
23.2% available
43.6% in use – COVID
33.2% in use – Non-COVID

District 4 ICU Bed Usage (69 total capacity)
17.4% available
62.3% in use – COVID
20.3% in use – Non-COVID

Statewide Ventilator Usage (2805 total capacity)
71.6% available
12% in use – COVID
16.4% in use – Non-COVID

District 4 Ventilator Usage (60 total capacity)
65% available
28.3% in use – COVID
6.7% in use – Non-COVID

COVID-19 Hospital Census – 11/26
Total COVID-19 patients – 3287 statewide; 172 in District 4

SOURCE: News release from Indiana State Department of Health

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 5,700 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 324,537 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

A total of 5,328 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 33 from the previous day. Another 266 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, 2,162,110 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,145,727 on Thursday. A total of 4,148,596 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.

The state Department of Health will offer free drive-thru testing from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. The locations are:

Clay County:
Clay County Testing
911 Bonnie Geyne Miller Dr.
Brazil, IN

Lake County:
St. Timothy Church-Gary
1600 W. 25th Ave.
Gary, IN

Ripley County:
Batesville Fire Department
115 E. Catherine St.
Batesville, IN

Wabash County (inside):
Friends Church
3563 S. IN-13
Wabash, IN

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