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Testing is on the rise, over 45,000 COVID-19 tests completed this week

Testing is on the rise, over 45,000 COVID-19 tests completed this week

KAAL-TV
Updated: June 05, 2020 11:44 AM
Created: June 05, 2020 11:27 AM

(ABC 6 News) - The latest information as of June 5, 2020 on coronavirus in Minnesota according to the Minnesota Department of Health:

TESTING THIS WEEK

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Total tests this week (5/31 - 6/4): 45,692 

Due to delays in deduplication of results, current week data are subject to change.

Date reported to MDH Compted tests reported from MDH Public Health Lab (daily) Completed tests reported from external laboratories (daily) Total approximate number of completed tests
5/31 0 6,890 283,538
6/1 0 4,184 287,722
6/2 1,061 6,624 295,407
6/3 644 15,283 311,334
6/4 375 10,631 322,340

As of 6/5/2020, tests are reported per test instead of per person to account for changes in testing capacity and for individuals who are tested more than once over the course of the pandemic.


CASES

712 newly reported confirmed positive cases

  • Total confirmed cases of COVID-19: 26,980

Number of health care workers: 2,890

RECOVERED
Total patients who no longer need to be isolated: 21,864

HOSPITALIZATION
Total number of patients hospitalized: 3,289

  • Patients in the hospital: 478
  • Patients in ICU: 220

DEATHS
33 deaths reported today
Residence type of newly reported deaths:

  • Long-term care facility/assisted living: 26
  • Private residence: 7

Total number of deaths: 1,148
Probable COVID-19 deaths*: 11
*COVID-19 listed on death certificate but a positive test not documented for the person.

86.4% of deaths, or 922, were among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities

Cases by County of Residence

County Cases Deaths
Aitkin 12 0
Anoka 1,527 79
Becker 44 0
Beltrami 18 0
Benton 185 3
Big Stone 11 0
Blue Earth 149 0
Brown 17 2
Carlton 75 0
Carver 240 2
Cass 11 2
Chippewa 52 1
Chisago 69 1
Clay 449 30
Clearwater 3 0
Cook 0 0
Cottonwood 82 0
Crow Wing 81 5
Dakota 1,446 64
Dodge 54 0
Douglas 46 0
Faribault 22 0
Fillmore 17 1
Freeborn 159 0
Goodhue 73 6
Grant 4 0
Hennepin 9,099 657
Houston 3 0
Hubbard 3 0
Isanti 36 0
Itasca 56 10
Jackson 42 0
Kanabec 12 1
Kandiyohi 514 1
Kittson 1 0
Koochiching 9 0
Lac qui Parle 3 0
Lake 1 0
Lake of the Woods 0 0
Le Sueur 47 1
Lincoln 6 0
Lyon 101 2
McLeod 41 0
Mahnomen 6 1
Marshall 12 0
Martin 135 5
Meeker 46 0
Mille Lacs 24 1
Morrison 48 0
Mower 446 2
Murray 41 0
Nicollet 88 11
Nobles 1,577 5
Norman 15 0
Olmsted 689 11
Otter Tail 73 1
Pennington 30 0
Pine 93 0
Pipestone 13 0
Polk 63 2
Pope 10 0
Ramsey 3,351 149
Red Lake 4 0
Redwood 7 0
Renville 7 0
Rice 524 3
Rock 23 0
Roseau 3 0
St. Louis 119 14
Scott 471 2
Sherburne 249 2
Sibley 17 0
Stearns 2,056 14
Steele 170 0
Stevens 1 0
Swift 19 1
Todd 344 1
Traverse 4 0
Wabasha 20 0
Wadena 10 0
Waseca 29 0
Washington 700 35
Watonwan 79 0
Wilkin 11 3
Winona 81 15
Wright 349 2
Yellow Medicine 7 0
Unknown/missing 96 0

County of residence is confirmed during the case interview. At the time of this posting not all interviews have been completed. The county residence data may not equal the total number of reported positive cases.


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