17 additional COVID-19 deaths reported in Massachusetts, 149 new cases – Health News Today

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 17 new COVID-19-related deaths across the state Monday, bringing the state’s total to 7,874.In addition, state health officials reported 149 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, bringing the total to 107,210.DPH recently began reporting both confirmed cases and probable cases. Of the new cases reported Monday, 13 are probable. None of the newly reported deaths fell into the probable category.State health officials said the addition of probable cases and deaths is part of an effort to continue to offer transparent reporting during the COVID-19 pandemic.As of Monday, 920 people were hospitalized and 180 people were in the ICU. Click here to see a graphical look at COVID-19 data.LIST: Updated town-by-town breakdown released by state As of June 17, weekly data shows that 88,725 Massachusetts patients have been released from isolation, meaning they are considered to have recovered from the virus.PHNjcmlwdCBpZD0iaW5mb2dyYW1fMF85MTUyMTg3My03NmRhLTQ0ZmUtOTA0Ny1mMTllZWFlZGFjNmQiIHRpdGxlPSJDb3JvbmF2aXJ1cyBpbiBNYXNzYWNodXNldHRzIiBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vZS5pbmZvZ3JhbS5jb20vanMvZGlzdC9lbWJlZC5qcz9yeXoiIHR5cGU9InRleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCI+PC9zY3JpcHQ+New data is published daily around 4 p.m.

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 17 new COVID-19-related deaths across the state Monday, bringing the state’s total to 7,874.

In addition, state health officials reported 149 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases, bringing the total to 107,210.

DPH recently began reporting both confirmed cases and probable cases. Of the new cases reported Monday, 13 are probable. None of the newly reported deaths fell into the probable category.

State health officials said the addition of probable cases and deaths is part of an effort to continue to offer transparent reporting during the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of Monday, 920 people were hospitalized and 180 people were in the ICU.

As of June 17, weekly data shows that 88,725 Massachusetts patients have been released from isolation, meaning they are considered to have recovered from the virus.

New data is published daily around 4 p.m.