ISDH COVID-19 update – 6/8/2021

COVID-19 update

COVID-19 update and COVID-19 vaccine updates from the Indiana State Department of Health:

June 8, 2021: ISDH updates COVID-19 case counts

Indianapolis, Indiana (June 8, 2021) — The Indiana Department of Health announced today that 302 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 747,447 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

To date, 13,278 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 10 from the previous day. Another 418 probable deaths have been reported to date based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.

A total of 3,527,622 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,525,889 on Monday. A total of 10,572,711 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26, 2020.

To find testing locations around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.

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COVID-19 vaccinations update:

As of today, a total of 5,297,222 doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 2,694,918 first doses and 2,602,304 individuals who are fully vaccinated. The fully vaccinated number represents individuals who have received a second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines and those who received the single Janssen Johnson and Johnson vaccine.

Hoosiers age 12 and older are eligible to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine only and can do so at one of more than 700 clinics around the state. Appointments are preferred but are not required. To find a location or to schedule a vaccine, visit https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/vaccine/ or call 2-1-1 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance. Patients with an appointment at a state-hosted public vaccination site can get a free UBER ride. Call 2-1-1 or (866) 211-9966 to receive a voucher to cover the cost of an Uber ride to and from your vaccination appointments.

Hoosiers interested in receiving a vaccine can obtain them without an appointment at participating clinics. To find vaccination sites, visit https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/vaccine/ or call 2-1-1 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance.

Mobile vaccination clinics are planned on the following schedule:

June 9-12, 2021 (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.):

  • La Porte County:
    Pentecostal Temple Church of God and Christ
    2722 Wabash St., Michigan City, IN 46360
  • Howard County:
    Second Missionary Baptist Church
    819 N. Apperson Way, Kokomo, IN 46901

June 9-11, 2021 (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.):

  • Fayette County:
    Ivy Tech
    717 W. 21st St., Connersville, IN 47331
  • June 9-12, 2021 (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.):

    • Madison County:
      Ivy Tech
      815 E. 60th St., Anderson, IN 46013

    June 10 and 11, 2021 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.):

    • Kosciusko County:
      Center Lake Pavilion
      119 E. Canal St., Warsaw, IN 46580
    • Elkhart County:
      Goshen High School
      401 Lincolnway East, Goshen, IN 46526

    June 11-12, 2021 (4 p.m. to 10 p.m.):

    • Harrison County:
      Harrison County Fair
      341 S. Capitol Ave., Corydon, IN 47112

     

    COVID-19 World Wide Web Resources

    Allen County Department of Health COVID-19 Guidance and Local Resources

  • Take the Winning Shot information sheet
  • Take the Shot FAQ sheet from the Allen County Department of Health
  • Home Care Isolation Guidances
  • COVID-19 Employee Illness Recomendations
  • City of Fort Wayne’s Rent and Utility Assistance ProgramCity’s new release
  • Allen County Department of Health information and stats
  • State of Indiana Web Resources:

    Other Web Resources:

     

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