5,657 COVID-19 cases, 74 additional deaths reported in Massachusetts
Approximated active cases more than 98,000
Upgraded: 5:03 PM EST Jan 16, 2021
This is the greatest overall reported by the DPH given that it began launching the figure in early November.Click here to see a visual appearance at COVID-19 dataLatest town-by-town breakdown released by state The report stated 2,197 patients with verified coronavirus cases were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 433 were reported to be in an intensive care unit.In the states weekly report launched on Thursday, 229 communities were in the “Red,” or at high threat of COVID-19, up from 219 neighborhoods last week. PHNjcmlwdCBpZD0iaW5mb2dyYW1fMF85MTUyMTg3My03NmRhLTQ0ZmUtOTA0Ny1mMTllZWFlZGFjNmQiIHRpdGxlPSJDb3JvbmF2aXJ1cyBpbiBNYXNzYWNodXNldHRzIiBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vZS5pbmZvZ3JhbS5jb20vanMvZGlzdC9lbWJlZC5qcz9yeXoiIHR5cGU9InRleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCI+PC9zY3JpcHQ+New information is generally released daily around 5 p.m. and weekly reports are usually launched on Thursdays, also around 5 p.m.
BOSTON– The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 5,657 confirmed COVID-19 extra Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 444,028 since the start of the pandemic.State health officials also added 74 authorities confirmed COVID-19-related deaths to the states total, which is now 13,305.
An estimated 98,317 cases are active across Massachusetts, according to the report. This is the greatest total reported by the DPH because it started launching the figure in early November.The report stated 2,197 clients with validated coronavirus cases were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 433 were reported to be in an extensive care unit.In the states weekly report launched on Thursday, 229 neighborhoods were in the “Red,” or at high danger of COVID-19, up from 219 neighborhoods last week.