CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Ohio Department of Health said more than 3,000 residents of long-term care facilities have died as a result of the coronavirus since the start of a pandemic.
Prior to April 15, the state’s health department previously reported that 369 long-term care residents died from COVID-19.
Since mid-April, at least 2,764 Ohio long-term care residents have died from the virus.
The total number of deaths among long-term care facility residents now stands at 3,133.
As of Friday morning, the Ohio Department of Health said 4,983 people have died from the coronavirus statewide.