Last Updated on December 18, 2020 by Indiana State Department of Health
Stats from coronavirus.in.gov as of noon on 12/18/2020
Cass: 3832 (42 new cases); 36 deaths, 11.2% positivity
Carroll: 1121 (15 new cases); 14 deaths, 19.6% positivity
Fulton: 1259 (19 new cases); 23 deaths (1 new), 8% positivity
Pulaski: 727 (26 new cases); 29 deaths (1 new), 10.7%positivity
Miami: 2422 (25 new cases); 23 deaths, 12.9% positivity
Howard: 5797 (141 new cases); 101 deaths (9 new), 11.2% positivity
White: 1985 (51 new cases); 25 deaths, 15% positivity
Statewide ICU Bed Usage (2143 total capacity)
31.5% in use – COVID
48% in use – Non-COVID
District 4 ICU Bed Usage (71 total capacity)
49.3% in use – COVID
33.8% in use – Non-COVID
Statewide Ventilator Usage (2801 total capacity)
13.2% in use – COVID
15.6% in use – Non-COVID
District 4 Ventilator Usage (60 total capacity)
36.7% in use – COVID
6.7% in use – Non-COVID
COVID-19 Hospital Census – 12/17
Total COVID-19 patients – 3065 statewide; 141 in District 4
SOURCE: News release from Indiana State Department of Health
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 6,458 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 447,190 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.
A total of 6,860 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 79 from the previous day. Another 320 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, 2,477,734 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,461,562 on Wednesday. A total of 5,102,994 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 COVID testing from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today through Saturday at the following locations:
Covington Fire Station
210 4th St. Covington, IN
Grant County 4H Testing
1403 E. SR 18
Morgan County Testing
1749 Hospital Dr.
Ivy Tech-White County Testing
1017 O Connor Blvd.
To find other testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.