By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 3,438 new coronavirus cases and 27 additional deaths.READ MORE: U.S. Steel Looking For Site To Build New Steel Mill
This brings the statewide total to 1,311,722 cases and 28,352 total COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.
There are 1,928 people across the state in the hospital with COVID-19, and 493 patients are in ICUs.
The state says 12,239,564 total vaccine doses have been administered, and 5,992,224 people are fully vaccinated. So far, 66.1% 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: Pittsburgh International Airport Introduces New Dogs To The 'Paws Team'
If you have concerns about the virus, you can check out the state’s COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard
There are 5,172,474 people who have tested negative for COVID-19 to date.
There have been 74,559 cases among residents and 15,938 cases among employees of licensed nursing and personal care homes statewide. Out of all total deaths, 13,979 have been in residents of nursing or personal care facilities.
The state also reports 30,282 healthcare workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 during the pandemic.MORE NEWS: A Special Relationship: Truck Driver Helps Lift The Spirits Of Young Boy With Cystic Fibrosis
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