Tag Archives: Department of Public Health

More Than 2,000 New COVID-19 Cases for 2nd Straight Day – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts reported 2,200 new confirmed coronavirus cases Saturday and an additional 23 deaths. It’s the highest number of new cases reported in a single day by the Massachusetts Department of Health this fall and the first time since April 24-25 that health officials have reported more than 2,000 new …

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Mass. Town-by-Town COVID Map Changes Again, Leaving Far Fewer Communities in Red – NBC Boston

[ad_1] CORRECTION (Nov. 6, 2020, 5:15 p.m.): An earlier version of this story gave the incorrect number of communities in the red in Friday’s report. There are 16. The data that goes into Massachusetts’ town-by-town coronavirus risk map was Friday. The new data accounts for population size, putting just 16 …

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Massachusetts COVID Case Number Tops 1,000 for First Time Since May, as Coronavirus Cases Continue to Rise – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts confirmed eight new deaths and 1,128 more coronavirus cases Saturday, as the numbers from the Department of Public Health show a continued increase in the number of cases being reported in the state this fall. The cases reported Saturday mark the first time the state has crossed the …

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Illinois reports 6,161 new coronavirus cases | Local News

[ad_1] The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from October 17-23 is 6.1%. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 83,517 specimens for a total of 7,196,855. As of Friday night, 2,616 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with …

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Mass. Confirms 19 New Deaths, 968 More Coronavirus Cases – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts confirmed 19 new coronavirus deaths and 968 new cases Friday, health officials said. The numbers from the Department of Public Health show a continued increase in the number of cases being reported in Massachusetts this fall. The 986 cases reported in the commonwealth Thursday were the most in …

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These 5 Numbers Illustrate the Rise of Coronavirus Case in Massachusetts – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Health experts are expressing concern about the rising number of coronavirus cases in Massachusetts as more towns and cities enter the state’s “red zone” of high-risk communities. On Thursday, health officials added nearly two dozen communities to the list of high-risk towns, impacting their ability to participate in Phase …

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Mass. Up to 77 Communities in Red – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts’ latest weekly community-level data on the coronavirus pandemic, including the updated town-by-town risk assessment map, shows 77 communities considered at the highest risk for transmitting COVID-19, an increase of 14 from last week. This week’s report from the Department of Public Health was revamped to include data on …

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Mass. Confirms 30 New Deaths, 989 More Coronavirus Cases, the Highest This Fall – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts confirmed 30 new coronavirus deaths and 986 new cases Thursday, the highest number of cases in a day so far this fall. Back on May 24 the Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,013 cases in a single day, according to archived data on its website. There have …

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Mass. Confirms 827 More Coronavirus Cases, 15 New Deaths – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts reported 827 new confirmed coronavirus cases Monday and an additional 15 deaths. There have now been 9,532 confirmed deaths and 141,474 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on average, remains at 1.2%, according to the report. The …

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Massachusetts Surpasses 140,000 Coronavirus Cases as Mass. DPH Reports 744 New Cases, 14 More Deaths – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts reported 14 new confirmed deaths Sunday and an additional 744 coronavirus cases, pushing the state’s total number of confirmed cases past 140,000 since the pandemic started. There have now been 9,517 confirmed deaths and 140,647 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus …

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