Updated: October 16, 2020 05:14 PM
Created: October 16, 2020 06:50 AM
(ABC 6 News) - The latest information as of October 16, 2020, on coronavirus in Iowa according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.
Confirmed cases of COVID-19: 104,552
50%, or 762, of deaths, are from long term care facilities
80,486 people have recovered
886,179 total people tested
11.8% of total individuals tested to date have been reported as positive
468 patients are in the hospital
61 current outbreaks in long term care facilities
The Iowa Department of Public Health website is updated throughout the day, check there for the latest details.
A public hotline has been established for Iowans with questions about COVID-19. The line is available 24/7 by calling 2-1-1 or 1-800-244-7431.
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