Ohio reports single-day increase of 871 new COVID-19 cases
CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - As of Saturday, the Ohio Department of Health reported 1,096,617 total coronavirus cases in the state since the start of the pandemic.
The 24-hour increase of 871 reported cases is a cumulative of all positive test results as a lagging indicator the Ohio Department of Health received on Saturday; not a total number of new infections reported in a single day.
An additional 178,055 total cases are presumed to be linked to COVID-19 under the CDC expanded definitions and included in the Ohio Department of Health’s reporting.
Out of the 58,561 total hospitalizations reported on Saturday, at least 8,051 individuals were admitted to intensive care units.
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