Friday, July 31, 2020

Dept. Of Health Reported 13 Additional Deaths Due To COVID-19; 970 New Cases

On July 31, the Department of Health reported 14 additional deaths as a result of COVID-19 bringing the total number of deaths to 7,189.
As of 12:00 a.m. July 31, there were 970 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 112,048 in all 67 counties.
Approximately 8,214 of Pennsylvania’s total positive cases are in health care workers.
Of the patients who have tested positive to date the age breakdown is as follows:
-- 1 percent are ages 0-4;
-- 1 percent are ages 5-12;
-- 3 percent are ages 13-18;
-- 9 percent are ages 19-24;
-- 37 percent are ages 25-49;
-- Nearly 23 percent are ages 50-64; and
-- Nearly 25 percent are ages 65 or older.
Most of the patients hospitalized are aged 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older. There have been no pediatric deaths to date. More data is available here.
In nursing and personal care homes, there are 19,484 resident cases of COVID-19, and  3,934 cases among employees, for a total of 23,418 at 850 distinct facilities in 61 counties. Out of our total deaths, 4,904 have occurred in residents from nursing or personal care facilities.  Click Here for a county breakdown.
For the latest information on the coronavirus and precautions to take in Pennsylvania, visit the Department of Health’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) webpage, Follow them on Twitter, or Like them on Facebook.
Helpful Links:
-- Responding To COVID-19 In Pennsylvania - General Resource Page All Topics
-- Attorney General - Coronavirus Price Gouging Updates 
[Posted: July 31, 2020]

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