Connect with us


COVID-19 hospitalizations in Massachusetts continue to decline Tuesday, deaths declining recently



Massachusetts saw a decrease in hospitalizations in Tuesday’s COVID-19 report.

Massachusetts has seen 203 more positive cases announced in the last 24 hours. An increase from the previous 24 hour period.

The Massachusetts Department of Health statistics show a rise in total cases to 105,986 with 10 more reported dead for a total of 8,125.

Massachusetts had seen 154 more positive cases in the previous 24 hour period.

11,971 tests were performed, over 3,300 more than yesterday, to increase the overall total to 1,241,465. The amount of individuals tested is 972,070.

Hospitalizations have decreased in 55 of the last 65 days.


As of June 1st, the Department of Public Health began reporting both confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases and deaths.

This change is in accordance with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control to include “probable” COVID-19 cases and deaths in data collection and reporting efforts. This change has increased the number of cases and deaths reported in Massachusetts.

Nursing home cases and cases by City and Town as of July 8th.

Weekly COVID-19 Public Health Report

Massachusetts residents subject to COVID-19 quarantine by current status up to July 8th
• Total of individuals subject to quarantine: 70,377
• Total of individuals who have completed monitoring (no longer in quarantine): 68,034
• Total of individuals currently undergoing monitoring/under quarantine: 2,343

According to the CDC, as of July 14th, the total amount of cases in the country is 3,355,457 with 135,235 dead.

Courtesy of the CDC

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Copyright © 2017 Fall River Reporter