2,252 new COVID-19 cases, 36 additional deaths reported in Massachusetts – WCVB Boston

2,252 new COVID-19 cases, 36 extra deaths reported in Massachusetts

Updated: 6:07 PM EDT Mar 31, 2021

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an extra 2,252 confirmed COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the statewide overall to 598,177 given that the start of the pandemic.State health officials likewise included 36 confirmed COVID-19-related deaths to the states total, which is now 16,844. An approximated 31,911 cases are active across Massachusetts, according to the report.Click here to see a visual look at COVID-19 dataLatest town-by-town breakdown launched by stateThe report stated 690 patients with confirmed coronavirus cases were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 169 were reported to be in an extensive care unit.In the DPHs weekly report launched on Thursday, 32 communities were in the “Red,” or at high danger of COVID-19, up from 20 communities the week in the past. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 2,252 verified COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the statewide overall to 598,177 given that the start of the pandemic.State health authorities also added 36 verified COVID-19-related deaths to the states total, which is now 16,844.
Since Wednesday, a total of 4,201,960 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have actually been shipped to the state, of which 3,554,711 doses– or 84.6%– have been administered. Up until now, 2,219,002 people have gotten a minimum of one dose and 1,335,709 people are considered totally vaccinated in Massachusetts.The mass vaccination website at Gillette Stadium announced Wednesday that it had administered 300,000 vaccine shots up until now. An approximated 31,911 cases are active across Massachusetts, according to the report.The report stated 690 clients with verified coronavirus cases were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 169 were reported to be in an intensive care unit.In the DPHs weekly report launched on Thursday, 32 neighborhoods were in the “Red,” or at high risk of COVID-19, up from 20 neighborhoods the week in the past. State health authorities state there have been 540,018 healings, according to the most recent weekly report.Massachusetts COVID-19 cases, fatalitiesmassachusetts and hospitalizations vaccination progressNew information is generally released daily around 5 p.m. and weekly reports are generally launched on Thursdays, likewise around 5 p.m.