By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports a three-day total of 547 new coronavirus cases and 13 additional deaths.
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That brings the statewide total to 1,214,320 cases and 27,750 COVID-19-related deaths since the start of the pandemic.
There are 267 people across the state in hospital with COVID-19, and 58 patients are in intensive care.
The state reports that 11,332,589 total doses of vaccine have been administered and 5,560,626 people are fully immunized. So far, 61.2% of Pennsylvanians aged 18 and over are fully vaccinated.
All Pennsylvanians 16 years of age or older are eligible for the vaccine, and eligibility for the Pfizer vaccine was extended to children ages 12 to 15 on May 10.
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If you have any concerns about the virus, you can consult the COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard
To date, 4,818,287 people have tested negative for COVID-19.
There were 72,102 cases among residents and 15,571 cases among employees of licensed nursing and personal care homes statewide. Of all the total deaths, 13,367 occurred in residents of nursing or personal care facilities.
The state also reports that 29,071 healthcare workers were diagnosed with COVID-19 during the pandemic.
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