Lycoming County 8 new COVID-19 cases
Tioga County sees 8 new cases, Clinton 6
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., October 28, that there were 2,228 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 200,674. Daily increases are now comparable with what we saw in April 2020.
The most accurate daily data is available on the website, with archived data also available.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between October 21 and October 27 is 252,583 with 13,574 positive cases. There were 33,329 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., October 27.
There are 8,718 total deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 22 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 968 positive cases to date, (906 confirmed and 62 probable), 8 new today; Clinton 267 (239 confirmed and 28 probable) 6 new today; Sullivan 19 cases (14 confirmed and 5 probable) one new today and Tioga 213 cases, 178 confirmed and 35 probable) 8 new today
106 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.