Published on September 23rd, 2020 | by TLV News0
Mississippi COVID-19 Cases Rise to 94,573 and 2,870 Deaths
Today the Mississippi Department of Health (MSDH) is reporting 552 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 24 deaths. Mississippi’s total of COVID-19 cases since March 11 now stands at 94,573, with 2,870 deaths.
Currently there are 519 Mississippians hospitalized with confirmed COVID-19 infection. There are currently 147 people hospitalized in intensive care for confirmed COVID-19.
There are now 128 active outbreaks of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities (where an outbreak is one or more cases among residents or staff). There are 21 new long-term care cases and 10 new long-term care deaths.
More details of COVID-19 in the state, along with preventive steps to take against coronavirus and statewide testing locations, are online at http://HealthyMS.com/covid-19
The Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline is the best way to get your questions about COVID-19 answered. Call 877-978-6453 from 7 am to 11 pm seven days a week.