Massachusetts health officials report 320 confirmed new COVID-19 cases, 18 additional deaths
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health on Friday announced an additional 320 confirmed cases of COVID-1
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health on Friday announced an additional 320 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
Public health officials also confirmed 18 new COVID-19-related deaths nationwide, leading to a death of 8,488 coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts.
In addition to a total of 111,853 confirmed cases in Massachusetts, public health officials reported 97 new probable cases for a total of 8,488 probable cases.
As of Friday, 390 coronavirus patients were hospitalized in Massachusetts, a decrease of 13 patients from the condition reported on Thursday. Of those patients currently hospitalized, 69 were reported to the intensive care unit.
As of August 5, weekly data show that 99,021 patients have been released from isolation, meaning they are thought to have recovered from the virus.
The new data are published daily around 16:00