COVID-19 update and COVID-19 vaccine updates from the Indiana State Department of Health:
June 22, 2021: ISDH updates COVID-19 case counts
Indianapolis, Indiana (June 22, 2021) — The Indiana Department of Health announced today that 198 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 751,826 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.
To date, 13,387 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of eight from the previous day. Another 424 probable deaths have been reported to date based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.
A total of 3,564,093 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,561,837 on Monday. A total of 10,759,788 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.
COVID-19 vaccinations update:
As of today, a total of 5,516,415 doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 2,765,749 first doses and 2,750,666 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.
Mobile vaccination clinics scheduled for next week:
Wednesday-Thursday (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.):
- Grant County:
Allen Temple AME Church
3440 S. Washington, Marion, IN 46953
- Monroe County:
Harrodsburg Community Center
1102 W. Popcorn Rd., Harrodsburg, IN 47403
Wednesday-Friday (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.):
- DeKalb County:
Butler Methodist Church
501 W. Green St., Butler, IN 46721
- Shelby County:
Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church
3718 E. Blue Ridge Rd., Shelbyville, IN 46176
Wednesday-Saturday (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.):
- Kosciusko County:
Syracuse Community Center
1013 North Long Drive Syracuse, IN 46567
Friday (noon to 6 p.m.):
- Spencer County Fair
1101 E. CR 800 N.
Chrisney, IN 47611
Thursday-Saturday (4 p.m.-8 p.m. Thursday and Friday):
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday:
- Crawford County Fair
1095 IN-66, Marengo, IN 47140
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.
COVID-19 World Wide Web Resources
Allen County Department of Health COVID-19 Guidance and Local Resources
State of Indiana Web Resources:
- Gov. Holcomb Statement on Pandemic-Related Unemployment Insurance Programs
- Indiana’s Mortgage Assistance Program
- Eligible? Click here to register and make an appointment
- Indiana State Department of Health’s COVID-19 information and stats
- Indiana Executive Orders issued during the COVID-19 pandemic: 2020 | 2021
Other Web Resources:
- Janssen Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Fact Sheet
- Recipients of the COVID-19 vaccines should sign up for V-safe, the after-vaccination health checker
- Free rides for COVID-19 vaccinations in NE Indiana
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 webpage
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 cases in the United States
- John Hopkins’ COVID-19 Dashboard
- COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Program
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