Health Department reports 3 more COVID-19-related deaths

Clay Curtis
September 15, 2020

Hidalgo County reported 22 additional COVID-19 related deaths on Monday, raising the total there to 1,431.

The Kane County Health Department reported a total of 12,188 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 325 deaths Monday.

During a press conference on Monday, Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said there were 137 cases reported from Friday to Saturday, 119 from Saturday to Sunday, and 61 from Sunday to Monday. Out of the county's total covid-19 cases, there remain 2,858 cases without an assumed outcome.

As always, state and county health officials urge residents to wear masks, wash their hands and maintain physical distance from others to keep the community safe.

There are 60 virus patients in New Mexico hospitals, officials said, just one more than the day before. A total of 467 inmates have been tested to date, with 38 of them testing positive - all of which have either recovered or been released.

Louth (18) has the second-highest number of the newly confirmed cases behind Dublin (108), while Meath (10) has the fourth-highest.

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It brings to 31,192 the number of confirmed cases in Ireland, while there have been 1,784 Covid-19 related deaths.

"The decreasing number of daily hospitalizations is an important indicator because it is an accurate representation of how many people are now seriously ill from the virus", health officials wrote in a news release.

A total of 339 women have tested positive while 212 men have tested positive.

Of that total, 907 people have recovered or are recovering, 78 people have been hospitalized at some point during their illness and 15 have died, county health data show. There are 142 current cases.

The national total takes account of the denotification of one previously-confirmed case. Unless otherwise noted, all cases are self-isolating at home.

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