DHEC releases latest numbers on coronavirus cases, deaths in South Carolina – WYFF4 Greenville

AND BREAKING COVID-19 NEWS NOW HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE REPORTING 1,800 NEW CASES OF A VIRUS CAROLINA WERE TOLD THERE ARE 62. THOUSAND SEVENTY POSITIVE CASES ACROSS THE STATE. THAT IS AN INCREASE OF 50 FROM YES DAY THE TOTAL NUMBER OF DEATHS IS 984 PEOPL THAT NUMBER HAS NOT CHANGED FROM YESTERDAY. IT WILL SAY OVE 8,000 PEOPLE WERE TESTED STATEWIDE YESTERDAY. THE PERCE POSITIVE CASES WAS OVER 21% THIS FIGURE HAS BEEN ABOVE 20% FOR EIGHT OF THE LAST NINE DAYS. AND RIGHT NOW HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY THERE ARE OVER 1,000 CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS IN THE HOSPITAL. WEVE LEARNED THIS AFTERNOON

DHEC releases latest numbers on coronavirus cases, deaths in South Carolina

Upgraded: 4:50 PM EDT Jul 15, 2020

There are presently 1,560 healthcare facility beds inhabited by clients who have either checked favorable or are under examination for COVID-19, and 206 of those clients are currently on ventilators.
This brings the overall variety of validated cases to 62,071, probable cases to 174, verified deaths to 984 and 14 likely deaths.
Verified cases: Abbeville (3 ), Aiken (73 ), Anderson (42 ), Bamberg (17 ), Barnwell (3 ), Beaufort (78 ), Berkeley (62 ), Calhoun (6 ), Charleston (214 ), Cherokee (14 ), Chester (6 ), Chesterfield (8 ), Clarendon (21 ), Colleton (12 ), Darlington (20 ), Dillon (5 ), Dorchester (45 ), Edgefield (6 ), Fairfield (3 ), Florence (28 ), Georgetown (84 ), Greenville (168 ), Greenwood (22 ), Hampton (2 ), Horry (188 ), Jasper (14 ), Kershaw (14 ), Lancaster (11 ), Laurens (31 ), Lee (6 ), Lexington (71 ), Marion (5 ), Marlboro (4 ), McCormick (5 ), Newberry (16 ), Oconee (14 ), Orangeburg (30 ), Pickens (27 ), Richland (184 ), Saluda (3 ), Spartanburg (97 ), Sumter (93 ), Union (7 ), Williamsburg (15 ), York (73 )
Probable cases: Charleston (2 ), Greenville (1 ), Lancaster (1 ), and Oconee (1) counties
The likely deaths took place in senior people from Greenville (1) and Oconee (1) counties, and 3 individuals from Charleston (2) and Lancaster (1) counties whose ages are being verified.

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control revealed 1,850 new verified cases of COVID-19 and no additional validated deaths Wednesday.Today was the first time because May 16 there were no verified deaths reported, according to DHEC information.There are currently 1,560 medical facility beds occupied by clients who have either tested positive or are under investigation for COVID-19, and 206 of those clients are currently on ventilators.This brings the total number of verified cases to 62,071, possible cases to 174, confirmed deaths to 984 and 14 possible deaths. Verified cases: Abbeville (3 ), Aiken (73 ), Anderson (42 ), Bamberg (17 ), Barnwell (3 ), Beaufort (78 ), Berkeley (62 ), Calhoun (6 ), Charleston (214 ), Cherokee (14 ), Chester (6 ), Chesterfield (8 ), Clarendon (21 ), Colleton (12 ), Darlington (20 ), Dillon (5 ), Dorchester (45 ), Edgefield (6 ), Fairfield (3 ), Florence (28 ), Georgetown (84 ), Greenville (168 ), Greenwood (22 ), Hampton (2 ), Horry (188 ), Jasper (14 ), Kershaw (14 ), Lancaster (11 ), Laurens (31 ), Lee (6 ), Lexington (71 ), Marion (5 ), Marlboro (4 ), McCormick (5 ), Newberry (16 ), Oconee (14 ), Orangeburg (30 ), Pickens (27 ), Richland (184 ), Saluda (3 ), Spartanburg (97 ), Sumter (93 ), Union (7 ), Williamsburg (15 ), York (73 )Probable cases: Charleston (2 ), Greenville (1 ), Lancaster (1 ), and Oconee (1) countiesThe possible deaths occurred in elderly individuals from Greenville (1) and Oconee (1) counties, and three individuals from Charleston (2) and Lancaster (1) counties whose ages are being confirmed.PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0ndGFibGVhdVBsYWNlaG9sZGVyJyBpZD0ndml6MTU5NDg0NDE2ODA4NScgc3R5bGU9J3Bvc2l0aW9uOiByZWxhdGl2ZSc+ PG5vc2NyaXB0PjxhIGhyZWY9JyMnPjxpbWcgYWx0PScgJyBzcmM9J2h0dHBzOiYjNDc7JiM0NztwdWJsaWMudGFibGVhdS5jb20mIzQ3O3N0YXRpYyYjNDc7aW1hZ2VzJiM0NztTQyYjNDc7U0NWaXJ1c01hcCYjNDc7RGFzaGJvYXJkMSYjNDc7MV9yc3MucG5nJyBzdHlsZT0nYm9yZGVyOiBub25lJyAvPjwvYT48L25vc2NyaXB0PjxvYmplY3QgY2xhc3M9J3RhYmxlYXVWaXonICBzdHlsZT0nZGlzcGxheTpub25lOyc+ PHBhcmFtIG5hbWU9J2hvc3RfdXJsJyB2YWx1ZT0naHR0cHMlM0ElMkYlMkZwdWJsaWMudGFibGVhdS5jb20lMkYnIC8+ IDxwYXJhbSBuYW1lPSdlbWJlZF9jb2RlX3ZlcnNpb24nIHZhbHVlPSczJyAvPiA8cGFyYW0gbmFtZT0nc2l0ZV9yb290JyB2YWx1ZT0nJyAvPjxwYXJhbSBuYW1lPSduYW1lJyB2YWx1ZT0nU0NWaXJ1c01hcCYjNDc7RGFzaGJvYXJkMScgLz48cGFyYW0gbmFtZT0ndGFicycgdmFsdWU9J25vJyAvPjxwYXJhbSBuYW1lPSd0b29sYmFyJyB2YWx1ZT0neWVzJyAvPjxwYXJhbSBuYW1lPSdzdGF0aWNfaW1hZ2UnIHZhbHVlPSdodHRwczomIzQ3OyYjNDc7cHVibGljLnRhYmxlYXUuY29tJiM0NztzdGF0aWMmIzQ3O2ltYWdlcyYjNDc7U0MmIzQ3O1NDVmlydXNNYXAmIzQ3O0Rhc2hib2FyZDEmIzQ3OzEucG5nJyAvPiA8cGFyYW0gbmFtZT0nYW5pbWF0ZV90cmFuc2l0aW9uJyB2YWx1ZT0neWVzJyAvPjxwYXJhbSBuYW1lPSdkaXNwbGF5X3N0YXRpY19pbWFnZScgdmFsdWU9J3llcycgLz48cGFyYW0gbmFtZT0nZGlzcGxheV9zcGlubmVyJyB2YWx1ZT0neWVzJyAvPjxwYXJhbSBuYW1lPSdkaXNwbGF5X292ZXJsYXknIHZhbHVlPSd5ZXMnIC8+ PHBhcmFtIG5hbWU9J2Rpc3BsYXlfY291bnQnIHZhbHVlPSd5ZXMnIC8+ PHBhcmFtIG5hbWU9J2xhbmd1YWdlJyB2YWx1ZT0nZW4nIC8+ PHBhcmFtIG5hbWU9J2ZpbHRlcicgdmFsdWU9J3B1Ymxpc2g9eWVzJyAvPjwvb2JqZWN0PjwvZGl2PiAgICAgICAgICAgICAgICA8c2NyaXB0IHR5cGU9J3RleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCc+ 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 Testing in South CarolinaAs of the other day, a total of 572,823 tests have actually been conducted in the state. DHECs COVID-19 map will adjust to reflect any reclassified cases.

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control revealed 1,850 new verified cases of COVID-19 and no additional confirmed deaths Wednesday.
Today was the very first time considering that May 16 there were no validated deaths reported, according to DHEC info.

Percent Positive Test Trends amongst Reported COVID-19 CasesThe total number of specific test results reported to DHEC the other day statewide was 8,575 (not including antibody tests) and the percent favorable was 21.6%.
More than 90 Mobile Testing Clinics Scheduled StatewideAs part of our continuous efforts to increase screening in underserved and rural communities across the state, DHEC is working with neighborhood partners to establish mobile screening centers that bring testing to these communities. Presently, there are 94 mobile testing events set up through Aug. 5 with new testing occasions added routinely. Discover a mobile testing center occasion near you at scdhec.gov/ covid19mobileclinics.
Residents can likewise get evaluated at one of 180 irreversible COVID-19 screening centers across the state. See scdhec.gov/ covid19testing to find out more.

Checking in South CarolinaAs of the other day, a total of 572,823 tests have been performed in the state. See a comprehensive breakdown of tests in South Carolina on the Data and Projections website. DHECs Public Health Laboratory is operating extended hours and is checking specimens 7 days a week, and the general public Health Laboratorys present timeframe for communicating outcomes to healthcare service providers is 24-48 hours.

Hospital Bed OccupancyAs of this early morning, 2,951 inpatient hospital beds are readily available and 7,853 are in usage, which is a 72.69% statewide health center bed usage rate. Of the 7,853 inpatient beds presently utilized, 1,560 are occupied by clients who have actually either checked favorable or are under examination for COVID-19.
How South Carolinians Can Stop the SpreadEvidence is increasing about the high rates of infection in individuals who do not have signs and dont understand they are transmittable. This places everybody at risk of getting the infection or unwittingly transmitting it to somebody else. Actions we can require to secure ourselves and others include:

Practicing social distancing Wearing a mask in public Avoiding group events Regularly washing your hands Staying house if sick

DHECs COVID-19 map will adjust to show any reclassified cases.

For the current information associated to COVID-19 visit scdhec.gov/ COVID-19. See scdmh.net for stress, anxiety and mental health resources from the S.C. Department of Mental Health.
* As new details is supplied to the department, some modifications in cases might occur. Cases are reported based on the individuals county of residence, as it is offered to the department. DHECs COVID-19 map will adjust to reflect any reclassified cases.

AND BREAKING COVID-19 NEWS NOW HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE REPORTING 1,800 NEW CASES OF A VIRUS CAROLINA WERE TOLD THERE ARE 62. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control revealed 1,850 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and no extra validated deaths Wednesday.Today was the first time considering that May 16 there were no confirmed deaths reported, according to DHEC information.There are currently 1,560 hospital beds inhabited by clients who have actually either evaluated positive or are under investigation for COVID-19, and 206 of those clients are presently on ventilators.This brings the total number of verified cases to 62,071, probable cases to 174, verified deaths to 984 and 14 likely deaths. Confirmed cases: Abbeville (3 ), Aiken (73 ), Anderson (42 ), Bamberg (17 ), Barnwell (3 ), Beaufort (78 ), Berkeley (62 ), Calhoun (6 ), Charleston (214 ), Cherokee (14 ), Chester (6 ), Chesterfield (8 ), Clarendon (21 ), Colleton (12 ), Darlington (20 ), Dillon (5 ), Dorchester (45 ), Edgefield (6 ), Fairfield (3 ), Florence (28 ), Georgetown (84 ), Greenville (168 ), Greenwood (22 ), Hampton (2 ), Horry (188 ), Jasper (14 ), Kershaw (14 ), Lancaster (11 ), Laurens (31 ), Lee (6 ), Lexington (71 ), Marion (5 ), Marlboro (4 ), McCormick (5 ), Newberry (16 ), Oconee (14 ), Orangeburg (30 ), Pickens (27 ), Richland (184 ), Saluda (3 ), Spartanburg (97 ), Sumter (93 ), Union (7 ), Williamsburg (15 ), York (73 )Probable cases: Charleston (2 ), Greenville (1 ), Lancaster (1 ), and Oconee (1) countiesThe possible deaths took place in elderly individuals from Greenville (1) and Oconee (1) counties, and 3 people from Charleston (2) and Lancaster (1) counties whose ages are being confirmed.PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0ndGFibGVhdVBsYWNlaG9sZGVyJyBpZD0ndml6MTU5NDg0NDE2ODA4NScgc3R5bGU9J3Bvc2l0aW9uOiByZWxhdGl2ZSc+ PG5vc2NyaXB0PjxhIGhyZWY9JyMnPjxpbWcgYWx0PScgJyBzcmM9J2h0dHBzOiYjNDc7JiM0NztwdWJsaWMudGFibGVhdS5jb20mIzQ3O3N0YXRpYyYjNDc7aW1hZ2VzJiM0NztTQyYjNDc7U0NWaXJ1c01hcCYjNDc7RGFzaGJvYXJkMSYjNDc7MV9yc3MucG5nJyBzdHlsZT0nYm9yZGVyOiBub25lJyAvPjwvYT48L25vc2NyaXB0PjxvYmplY3QgY2xhc3M9J3RhYmxlYXVWaXonICBzdHlsZT0nZGlzcGxheTpub25lOyc+ PHBhcmFtIG5hbWU9J2hvc3RfdXJsJyB2YWx1ZT0naHR0cHMlM0ElMkYlMkZwdWJsaWMudGFibGVhdS5jb20lMkYnIC8+ 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 PHBhcmFtIG5hbWU9J2Rpc3BsYXlfY291bnQnIHZhbHVlPSd5ZXMnIC8+ PHBhcmFtIG5hbWU9J2xhbmd1YWdlJyB2YWx1ZT0nZW4nIC8+ PHBhcmFtIG5hbWU9J2ZpbHRlcicgdmFsdWU9J3B1Ymxpc2g9eWVzJyAvPjwvb2JqZWN0PjwvZGl2PiAgICAgICAgICAgICAgICA8c2NyaXB0IHR5cGU9J3RleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCc+ 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 Testing in South CarolinaAs of yesterday, a total of 572,823 tests have actually been carried out in the state. DHECs COVID-19 map will change to show any reclassified cases.