### Latest number of coronavirus cases, deaths in South Carolina released by DHEC – WYFF4 Greenville

THE STATE DEATH TOLL HAS BEEN BROUGHT TO 961. HOW MANY OF THE DEATHS IN SOUTH CAROLINA HAVE HAPPENED IN NURSING HOMES? DHEC HAS REPORTED 79 PEOPLE WHO DIED IN NURSING H.

Latest number of coronavirus cases, deaths in South Carolina released by DHEC.
Total variety of confirmed cases is 58,003.

Upgraded: 6:00 PM EDT Jul 13, 2020.

DHEC HAS REPORTED 79 PEOPLE WHO DIED IN NURSING H.

GREENVILLE, S.C.–.
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) reported 1,532 new validated cases of COVID-19 and 13 additional validated deaths on Monday afternoon.
There are currently 1,488 health center beds occupied by patients who have actually either evaluated favorable or are under examination for COVID-19, and 205 of those clients are currently on ventilators.

If ill, practicing social distancing Wearing a mask in public Avoiding group events Regularly cleaning your hands Staying house.

Charleston County now has more than 500 more cases than Greenville County (next on the list).
Union County was amongst biggest day over day increases in the state.
The variety of individuals hospitalized in SC that either have coronavirus or are being examined for coronavirus rose to 1,488, the greatest the figure has actually ever been. It has actually been above 1,000 for 15 days in a row. The figure has more than doubled because June 22.
The 7-day average of deaths rose to 20.9 deaths reported each day over the recently. This is the greatest the moving average has ever been.

Twelve of the deaths took place in senior people from Charleston (1 ), Clarendon (1 ), Greenville (1 ), Lexington (1 ), Marion (1 ), Orangeburg (4 ), Pickens (1 ), Richland (1 ), and York (1) counties, and one death happened in a middle-aged individual from Bamberg County (1 ).

For the most current information related to COVID-19 visit scdhec.gov/ COVID-19. Go to scdmh.net for tension, stress and anxiety and mental health resources from the S.C. Department of Mental Health.

This brings the overall variety of validated cases to 58,003, possible cases to 165, validated deaths to 961 and 11 possible deaths.

The variety of new confirmed cases by county are listed below.
Abbeville (4 ), Aiken (36 ), Allendale (3 ), Anderson (46 ), Bamberg (15 ), Barnwell (2 ), Beaufort (34 ), Berkeley (85 ), Calhoun (10 ), Charleston (279 ), Cherokee (10 ), Chester (8 ), Chesterfield (10 ), Clarendon (2 ), Colleton (2 ), Darlington (9 ), Dillon (13 ), Dorchester (82 ), Edgefield (5 ), Fairfield (7 ), Florence (38 ), Georgetown (12 ), Greenville (118 ), Greenwood (24 ), Hampton (3 ), Horry (121 ), Jasper (5 ), Kershaw (8 ), Lancaster (2 ), Laurens (9 ), Lee (3 ), Lexington (92 ), Marion (6 ), Marlboro (1 ), McCormick (2 ), Newberry (6 ), Oconee (4 ), Orangeburg (52 ), Pickens (15 ), Richland (124 ), Saluda (10 ), Spartanburg (101 ), Sumter (29 ), Union (8 ), Williamsburg (13 ), York (64 ).
Checking in South CarolinaAs of Sunday, a total of 553,515 tests have been carried out in the state. See a comprehensive breakdown of tests in South Carolina on the Data and Projections webpage. DHECs Public Health Laboratory is operating extended hours and is checking specimens seven days a week, and the Public Health Laboratorys existing timeframe for offering outcomes to healthcare suppliers is 24-48 hours.
Percent Positive Test Trends amongst Reported COVID-19 CasesThe total variety of private test results reported to DHEC Sunday statewide was 7,230 (not including antibody tests) and the percent favorable was 21.2%.
Nearly 80 Mobile Testing Clinics Scheduled StatewideAs part of our continuous efforts to increase screening in underserved and rural neighborhoods throughout the state, DHEC is working with neighborhood partners to set up mobile screening centers that bring screening to these neighborhoods. Currently, there are 79 mobile screening events arranged through August 1 with brand-new screening occasions included frequently. Discover a mobile testing clinic occasion near you at scdhec.gov/ covid19mobileclinics.
Citizens can likewise get tested at one of 180 long-term COVID-19 testing centers across the state. Visit scdhec.gov/ covid19testing for additional information.
Healthcare Facility Bed OccupancyAs of Monday, 3,009 inpatient medical facility beds are available and 7,692 remain in usage, which is a 71.88% statewide healthcare facility bed usage rate. Of the 7,692 inpatient beds presently used, 1,488 are occupied by clients who have either evaluated positive or are under investigation for COVID-19.
How South Carolinians Can Stop the SpreadEvidence is increasing about the high rates of infection in people who do not have signs and do not understand they are infectious. This puts everybody at threat of getting the infection or unconsciously transmitting it to somebody else. Actions we can require to safeguard ourselves and others consist of:.

There are presently 1,488 healthcare facility beds occupied by clients who have either evaluated positive or are under investigation for COVID-19, and 205 of those clients are currently on ventilators.This brings the total number of validated cases to 58,003, probable cases to 165, confirmed deaths to 961 and 11 likely deaths. The 7-day average of deaths rose to 20.9 deaths reported per day over the last week. Twelve of the deaths occurred in elderly individuals from Charleston (1 ), Clarendon (1 ), Greenville (1 ), Lexington (1 ), Marion (1 ), Orangeburg (4 ), Pickens (1 ), Richland (1 ), and York (1) counties, and one death happened in a middle-aged person from Bamberg County (1 ).

DHEC reported an average of more than 20 deaths daily over the recently for the first time since the pandemic began.
More coronavirus clients are hospitalized than ever prior to in South Carolina.
40% of the states cases have actually been reported in the last 2 weeks.

Latest number of coronavirus cases, deaths in South Carolina released by DHEC.
There are presently 1,488 health center beds occupied by patients who have actually either evaluated favorable or are under investigation for COVID-19, and 205 of those clients are presently on ventilators.This brings the total number of validated cases to 58,003, probable cases to 165, verified deaths to 961 and 11 possible deaths. Two South Carolina kids identified with MIS-C: health condition linked to COVID-19, DHEC saysFirst kid dies due to coronavirus in South Carolina, DHEC saysHeadlines: DHEC reported an average of more than 20 deaths per day over the last week for the first time because the pandemic began. The 7-day average of deaths increased to 20.9 deaths reported per day over the last week. Twelve of the deaths occurred in senior people from Charleston (1 ), Clarendon (1 ), Greenville (1 ), Lexington (1 ), Marion (1 ), Orangeburg (4 ), Pickens (1 ), Richland (1 ), and York (1) counties, and one death took place in a middle-aged individual from Bamberg County (1 ).