SALT LAKE CITY– The Utah Department of Health is reporting 785 new diagnosed cases of COVID-19 in the state Sunday.
The numbers bring Utahs count to 34,117 total validated cases since the pandemic started. No brand-new deaths were reported Sunday; the states death toll remains at 243.
The health department estimates that 12,960 of those cases are active and 20,915 are recuperated, which it defines as a case that was diagnosed more than 3 weeks ago and did not result in death.
The rolling seven-day average of brand-new COVID-19 cases is now at 637 daily. Over the previous week, the rate of positive tests has actually been precisely 10%.
The department says 462,822 overall Utahns have actually now been evaluated for COVID-19, and 6,582 more tests were reported because Saturday. It states there are currently 200 Utahns hospitalized for the coronavirus.
Presently, 65.1% of Utahs intensive care unit beds are being used, and 50.5% of its non-ICU beds remain in usage. State health officials are keeping a close eye on Utahs health center capability as they determine how best to handle the upswing in cases the state has actually seen in the previous weeks.
Utah leaders and health officials are anticipated to inform the general public during both English- and Spanish-language press conferences sometime midweek.
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