Coronavirus Case Update: July 10, 2020
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Health, as well as county health districts in the Mahoning Valley, reported 62,856 total cases of COVID-19. The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports 93,876 total cases in the commonwealth.
In Mahoning County, the ODH reports 1,907 cases, with 376 hospitalizations and 239 deaths. Mahoning County is fourth in the state for deaths and ninth in the state for the number of confirmed cases.
The ODH reported 1,032 cases in Trumbull County with 237 hospitalizations and 77 deaths. In Columbiana County, the ODH reports 1,350 positive cases, 158 hospitalizations and 60 deaths.
Trumbull County remains in the Red in the state’s color-coded Public Health Advisory System. Red signifies very high exposure and spread and recommends limiting activities as much as possible. Mahoning County is in the Orange level, and Columbiana County in Yellow.
Of the total cases reported by ODH, 59,000 are confirmed. ODH reported 3,856 probable cases based on the CDC’s recently expanded case definition. There have been 8,701 hospitalizations and 2,161 intensive care admissions. There have been 3,032 total deaths, which breaks down to 2,776 confirmed deaths and another 256 probable deaths under the CDC expanded diagnosis definition. The median age of those testing positive is 44. The state reports a presumed 43,435 Ohioans have recovered after testing positive.
Thus far, Ohio has conducted 955,697 tests. Of those testing positive, 8,051, or 13%, are health care workers. CLICK HERE for a map of testing locations in the state.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 93,876 total cases, with 653 hospitalizations, 97 of whom are on ventilators. Since March 6, there have been 6,880 deaths in Pennsylvania. Of the cases reported, 91,206 are confirmed.
Of all tests conducted in Pennsylvania, 804,764 were reported negative. And of all positive cases, 77% have recovered (If a case has not been reported as a death, and it is more than 30 days past the date of their first positive test [or onset of symptoms] then an individual is considered recovered, according to the health department’s website.)
Mercer County has 162 total cases and six deaths with 5,027 negative tests, while Lawrence County has 159 total cases, nine deaths and 3,308 negative tests.
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