Lycoming County 11 new COVID-19 cases
Clinton County sees 6 new cases, Tioga 2
HARRISBURG -The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., October 29, that there were 2,202 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 202,876. Daily increases are now comparable with what we saw in April 2020.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between October 22 and October 28 is 248,480 with 14,377 positive cases. There were 34,402 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., October 28.
There are 8,762 deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 44 new deaths reported.
The percentage of recovered cases today is 77 percent. Individuals who have recovered is determined using a calculation, similar to what is being done by several other states. If a case has not been reported as a death, and it is more than 30 days past the date of their first positive test (or onset of symptoms) then an individual is considered recovered.
Lycoming County has had 979 positive cases to date, (917 confirmed and 62 probable), 11 new today; Clinton 273 (244 confirmed and 28 probable) 6 new today; Sullivan 19 cases (14 confirmed and 5 probable) one new today and Tioga 215 cases, 180 confirmed and 35 probable) 2 new today
55 Lycoming County residents tested negative in the last 24 hours.
Lycoming County has 13 hospitalized COVID-19 patients, none on ventilators; Montour County 13 patients with 2 on ventilators.