By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 3,249 new coronavirus cases and 21 additional deaths.READ MORE: Toddler Taken To Hospital With Gunshot Wound, Police Investigating
This brings the statewide total to 1,300,368 cases and 28,235 total COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.
There are 1,850 people across the state in the hospital with COVID-19, and 474 patients are in ICUs.
The state says 12,178,030 total vaccine doses have been administered, and 5,960,402 people are fully vaccinated. So far, 65.8% 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: Hershey’s Mini Bars Rank As The Top-Selling Halloween Candy In Pa.
If you have concerns about the virus, you can check out the state’s COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard
There are 5,142,983 people who have tested negative for COVID-19 to date.
There have been 74,379 cases among residents and 15,888 cases among employees of licensed nursing and personal care homes statewide. Out of all total deaths, 13,959 have been in residents of nursing or personal care facilities.
The state also reports 30,158 healthcare workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 during the pandemic.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Cloudy Conditions Ahead Of Overnight Storm Chances
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