By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 5,071 new coronavirus cases and 34 additional deaths.READ MORE: White Rhinoceros Calf Born At The Wilds In Ohio
This brings the statewide total to 1,402,826 cases and 29,064 total COVID-19 related deaths since the pandemic began.
There are 2,641 people across the state in the hospital with COVID-19, with 662 in ICUs.
The state says 12,645,207 total vaccine doses have been administered, and 6,175,591 people are fully vaccinated. So far, 68.2% 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 Public Schools To Move To Remote Learning On Election Day
If you have concerns about the virus, you can check out the state’s COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard
There are 5,290,149 people who have tested negative for COVID-19 to date.
There have been 75,932 cases among residents and 16,273 cases among employees of licensed nursing and personal care homes statewide. Out of all total deaths, 14,086 have been in residents of nursing or personal care facilities.
The state also reports 30,952 healthcare workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 during the pandemic.MORE NEWS: Police Confirm Father And Son Found Dead Inside Forward Township Home Both Had COVID-19
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