By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 380 new Coronavirus cases and 19 additional deaths over the past 24 hours as more than 5 million people are now fully vaccinated.READ MORE: Man In New Castle Seriously Injured After 2,000 Pounds Of Steel Mesh Falls On Him
This brings the statewide total to 1,207,875 cases and 27,457 total COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.
There are 630 people across the state in the hospital with COVID-19, and 159 patients are in ICUs.
The state says 11,106,526 total vaccine doses have been administered and 5,023,273 people are fully vaccinated. So far, 56.6% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated, and 60.1% of Pennsylvania’s entire population has received the 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.
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.READ MORE: Man Gets Up To 30 Years In Prison For Shooting, Killing 3-Year-Old Girl
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 28,887 people who have tested negative for COVID-19 to date.
There have been 71,866 cases among residents and 15,476 cases among employees of licensed nursing and personal care homes statewide. Out of all total deaths, 13,327 have been in residents of nursing or personal care facilities.
The state also reports 28,887 healthcare workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 during the pandemic.MORE NEWS: Saying The City Needs A Moderate Voice, Marlin Woods Runs For Mayor As An Independent
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