Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in All Ohio Counties
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Health, as well as county health districts in the Mahoning Valley, reported 16,769 total cases of COVID-19. The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 43,264 total cases.
All 88 Ohio counties have at least one confirmed case of COVID-19, the disease spread by the coronavirus.
The ODH reports 784 total cases of COVID-19 in Mahoning County, of which there are 234 hospitalizations and 67 deaths. Mahoning County is second in the state for deaths, with Cuyahoga County leading the state with 109. It’s also seventh in the state for the number of confirmed cases.
The ODH reported 299 cases in Trumbull County with 113 hospitalizations and 27 deaths. In Columbiana County, the ODH reports 235 positive cases, 93 hospitalizations and 21 deaths.
Of the total cases reported by ODH, 16,128 are confirmed. It reported 626 probable cases based on the CDC’s recently expanded case definition. There have been 3,340 hospitalizations and 1,004 patients in the intensive care unit. There have been 799 total deaths, which breaks down to 757 confirmed deaths and another 42 “probable” deaths under the CDC expanded diagnosis definition. The median age of those testing positive is 51.
Among positive diagnoses, 2,720 (16%) are health-care workers. Ohio has conducted 122,706 tests thus far.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports 43,264 total cases, with 2,779 hospitalizations with 613 COVID-19 patients on ventilators. Since March 6, there have been 1,716 confirmed deaths in Pennsylvania.
Of all tests conducted in Pennsylvania, 165,824 were reported negative.
According to the department’s hospital preparedness dashboard, 1,450 of the commonwealth’s ventilators are being used by COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 patients.
Mercer County has 66 total cases and one death with 673 negative tests, while Lawrence County has 63 total cases, five deaths and 681 negatives tests.
Mercer County has 42 ventilators available, as well as 14 adult ICU beds, 228 medical/surgical beds, zero pediatric ICU beds and 39 airborne isolation room beds available. Lawrence County has 24 ventilators available, along with five adult ICU beds, zero pediatric ICU beds, 67 medical/surgical beds and two airborne isolation room beds.
The figures are updated daily by the Ohio Department of Health at 2 p.m. and Pennsylvania Department of Health at noon.
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