By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 3,345 more cases of Coronavirus and 94 additional deaths.READ MORE: Trump-Backed Candidate Bob Paduchik Tapped To Head Ohio Republican Party
The statewide total number of cases has risen to 905,995 since Wednesday’s report, according to the state’s data.
There are 2,174 people across the state hospitalized with COVID-19 infections. Of those hospitalized, 465 patients are in the ICU.
The statewide percent positivity for the week of Feb. 5-11 stood at 8.0%, according to the Health Department.
The statewide death toll has risen to 23,413.
There are 3,799,916 individuals across the state who have tested negative for the virus to date.
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• 3,345 additional positive cases of COVID-19
• 905,995 total cases statewide
• 23,413 deaths statewide
• 1,832,638 doses of vaccine have been administered (through 2/17/21)
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— PA Department of Health (@PAHealthDept) February 18, 2021
The state Health Department numbers show there have been 65,817 cases of COVID-19 among residents in nursing and personal care homes across Pennsylvania. Among employees, there have been 12,755 diagnosed cases. This brings the total number of cases at long-term care facilities to 78,572. Out of total deaths, 12,127 have occurred in residents at nursing or personal care facilities.
Residents and staff at long-term care facilities in Pa. have started to receive COVID-19 vaccinations.
Approximately 24,313 of the total cases in the state are among state healthcare workers.
Currently, all 67 counties are in the green phase of reopening. However, restrictions are in place for bars, restaurants and large gatherings.
If you have concerns about the virus, you can check out the state’s COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Heavy Rainfall, Flood Watches And Warnings Issued
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