596 more Indiana residents were confirmed to have tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, Sept. 7, by the Indiana State Department of Health.
That brought the total number of Indiana residents confirmed to have tested positive for COVID-19 to 100,394 to date, since the state health department recorded the first positive case of COVID-19 in the state on March 6, 2020.
ISDH also confirmed four new COVID-19 deaths throughout the state of Indiana on Monday, bringing to 3,144 the total number of Hoosiers confirmed to have died from COVID-19 to date. The first COVID-19 death was confirmed in the state by ISDH on March 16.
After 7,880 new COVID-19 tests were recorded on Monday, a total of 1,146,572 Indiana residents have now been tested for COVID-19. Out of all Indiana residents who have been tested for COVID-19, 8.75% have tested positive for the virus.
As of Monday, ISDH said 42.2% of ICU beds and 81.9% of ventilators were available at hospitals throughout the state.
Local COVID-19 Report
The state health department didn't confirm any new COVID-19 deaths locally on Monday, though increases of new positive cases of COVID-19 were reported in several Indiana Tri-State counties.
More information on COVID-19 in Indiana can be found on the Indiana State Department of Health's COVID-19 Dashboard, which is updated daily.