By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting a three-day total of 1,488 new Coronavirus cases and 11 additional deaths.READ MORE: Butler County Planning Walk And Candlelight Vigil To Remember Caitlyn Kaufman
The three days of data come after a holiday weekend. The state reported 684 new cases and no new deaths Tuesday, 315 new cases and five new deaths Monday and 489 new cases and six new deaths Sunday.
This brings the statewide total to 1,202,863 cases and 27,214 total COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.
There are 1,028 people across the state in the hospital with COVID-19, and 257 patients are in ICUs.
The state says 10,581,876 total vaccine doses have been administered and 4,699,696 people are fully vaccinated. So far, 54.2% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated, and 57.8% of Pennsylvania’s entire population has received a first dose.
Pennsylvania is adopting the CDC’s newly relaxed mask-wearing guidelines, meaning fully vaccinated people don’t have to wear masks in most places.READ MORE: 'There's A Literal Bear In Our Backyard:' Black Bear Spotted Roaming Penn Borough Neighborhood
The Department of Health says the mask mandate will be lifted on June 28, or even sooner if 70% of adults are fully vaccinated before then.
All Pennsylvanians 16 or older are eligible to get vaccinated, and eligibility for the Pfizer vaccine expanded to children ages 12 to 15 on May 10.
If you have concerns about the virus, you can check out the state’s COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard
There are 4,604,962 people who have tested negative for COVID-19 to date.
There have been 71,737 cases among residents and 15,407 cases among employees of licensed nursing and personal care homes statewide. Out of all total deaths, 13,281 have been in residents of nursing or personal care facilities.
The state also reports 28,743 healthcare workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 during the pandemic.MORE NEWS: New Push In Pennsylvania Seeks To Give Frontline Workers A Boost In Hourly Pay
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