11 more dead due to COVID-19 as positive percentage of new tests falls below 4% – Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3

July 7, 2020 2:59 PM

Brandon Arbuckle

Posted: July 7, 2020 2:59 PM

Upgraded: July 7, 2020 3:05 PM

Out of those who have checked positive, 5,988, or 18% of cases stay active. There were 37 brand-new hospitalizations Tuesday, and 20% of the states healthcare facility beds are still available. DHS said Wisconsin has 299 patients actively getting ventilation and 69 in intensive care.

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According to combined information from state and county health authorities, Wisconsins death toll has reached 808, while the number of confirmed cases is now at 32,679.

In contrast, the favorable percentage of new COVID-19 tests has actually seen a visible drop from 9.2% to 3.9%. That portion hasnt been below 4% in weeks, with the weekend in specific seeing numbers as high as 10.8%.

This scanning electron microscope image reveals SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)– likewise known as 2019-nCoV, the infection that triggers COVID-19– isolated from a client in the U.S., emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab.
MADISON, Wis.– After three straight days without any reported deaths in the state due to COVID-19, health authorities validated 11 more individuals have died Tuesday.

On Tuesday, Dane County became the very first community in the state to require individuals to wear masks while inside any structure aside from their home.

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” Public health research now shows that face coverings are crucial to slowing the spread of COVID-19,” stated Janel Heinrich, Director of Public Health Madison & & Dane County. “Given the current number of COVID-19 infections in our county, we require to all be wearing face coverings whenever we leave your house.”

With 12,594 individuals evaluated in the past 24 hours, 505 of those tests returned positive. The amount of testing has more than doubled compared to arise from earlier today. Wisconsin has more than 80 active labs that can add to a total of 19,014 tests daily.

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With 12,594 individuals tested in the previous 24 hours, 505 of those tests came back positive. Out of those who have checked positive, 5,988, or 18% of cases remain active. There were 37 brand-new hospitalizations Tuesday, and 20% of the states health center beds are still offered. COPYRIGHT 2020 BY CHANNEL 3000.