12 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported Tuesday in Dubois County


JASPER -- The Dubois County Health Department reported 12 new positive cases of novel coronavirus Tuesday morning. 

That brings the total to 570 positive cases of COVID-19 in Dubois County residents since the beginning of the pandemic.

Of those cases, 11 have died; 326 others have recovered.  When you do the math, it comes out to 233 active cases in the county.

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*A person out of isolation and reporting feeling well. 

According to the latest numbers from the state, Just over 20% of the positive cases in Dubois County were in their 20's.  19.5% of patients are in their 40's.  18.3% are in their 30's and 15.4% are ages 50 - 59.  Nearly 13% of our cases locally are in children under the age of 19.  6.5% are in their 60's.  7% of the cases in the county are in residents 70 and older.

Only 10% of the district's ICU beds are being occupied by coronavirus patients.  Only 2% of the ventilators are treating patients with the virus.

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Monday announced that 561 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 62,907 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s total

A total of 2,709 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of three over the previous day. Another 197 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for

whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by ISDH and occurred over multiple days.       

To date, 707,791 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 701,311 on Sunday. 

ISDH is hosting drive-thru clinics from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday in Goshen, Elkhart, Boonville, Hammond, Knox, Nashville, Plymouth, Rensselear, Chrisney, Tell City, Vevay, Warsaw, Bluffton, West Lafayette and Gary.

To find other testing locations around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.