Health officials in Indiana have confirmed 700 new cases of coronavirus over the last 24 hours, with 10 additional deaths attributed to the virus on Wednesday.
In total, 53,370 Indiana residents have contracted the virus since the pandemic began, according to data from the Indiana State Department of Health. A total of 2,592 deaths have been reported during the pandemic, with 193 deaths considered “probable” COVID-19-related fatalities.
Over the last 24 hours, health officials have reported an additional 8,343 test results, bringing the statewide total to 586,589.
Hospitalizations for COVID-19 have remained steady for Hoosiers with more than 35% of intensive care unit beds available in the state. Nearly 84% of ventilators are available in Indiana as of Wednesday.
Starting later this week, ISDH announced it will offer testing in the following counties:
In addition, a mobile testing option will be available in Gibson County, with coverage extending to Knox and Sullivan counties.
"Counties were selected based on their per capita case, testing and positivity rates, as well as the population of industry and agricultural workers and the current availability of local testing options," ISDH said Monday.