By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 1,731 new coronavirus cases and seven additional deaths.READ MORE: UPMC Hosting Free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Across The Area This Weekend
This brings the statewide total to 1,232,185 cases and 27,890 total COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.
There are 624 people across the state in the hospital with COVID-19, and 141 patients are in ICUs.
The state says 11,705,733 total vaccine doses have been administered, and 5,734,642 people are fully vaccinated. So far, 63.3% 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: Kennywood's 'Choose The Color' Contest For The Phantom's Revenge Winner Revealed
If you have concerns about the virus, you can check out the state’s COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard
There are 4,941,480 people who have tested negative for COVID-19 to date.
There have been 72,426 cases among residents and 15,662 cases among employees of licensed nursing and personal care homes statewide. Out of all total deaths, 13,421 have been in residents of nursing or personal care facilities.
The state also reports 29,450 healthcare workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 during the pandemic.MORE NEWS: Millvale Police Looking For Two Suspects Accused Of Stealing No Parking Signs And Flags
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