ISDH COVID-19 update – 5/29/2020

Indiana State Department of Health news release:

ISDH updates COVID-19 case counts

INDIANAPOLIS (May 29, 2020) — The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) today announced that 521 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 33,558 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s total.

Intensive care unit and ventilator capacity remain steady. As of today, nearly 38 percent of ICU beds and nearly 83 percent of ventilators are available.

A total of 1,946 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 40 over the previous day following a correction to the previous day’s total. Another 164 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record, following a correction to the previous day’s total. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 248,713 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 242,287 on Thursday.

ISDH will host drive-thru testing clinics from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday of this week at the following locations:

Shelbyville High School
2003 S. Miller Street
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Miller School – Hammond
6530 New Hampshire
Hammond, IN 46323

Ivy Tech Community College – Princeton
2431 S. Crabtree Drive
Princeton, IN 47670

Franklin County 4-H Fairgrounds
7178 Blue Creek
Brookville, IN

To find additional testing locations, visit and click on the COVID-19 testing information link. More than 200 locations are available around the state.

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