By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 1,696 new coronavirus cases and seven additional death over the past three days.READ MORE: Former Jail Guard Accused Of Violating Inmate’s Civil Rights
This brings the statewide total to 1,220,671 cases and 27,827 total COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.
There are 404 people across the state in the hospital with COVID-19, and 86 patients are in ICUs.
The state says 11,535,415 total vaccine doses have been administered, and 5,665,736 people are fully vaccinated. So far, 62.4% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated.
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.READ MORE: Firefighters Battle Blaze At Armstrong Co. Assisted Living Facility
If you have concerns about the virus, you can check out the state’s COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard
There are 4,883,643 people who have tested negative for COVID-19 to date.
There have been 72,206 cases among residents and 15,614 cases among employees of licensed nursing and personal care homes statewide. Out of all total deaths, 13,384 have been in residents of nursing or personal care facilities.
The state also reports 29,256 healthcare workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 during the pandemic.MORE NEWS: Edinboro Student Hospitalized After Being Stabbed In The Head
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