MDH: 4 newly reported COVID-19 deaths, 285 current hospitalizations
Monday, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) reported:
- Four new deaths from COVID-19*
*Data posted on Mondays represents data as of 4 a.m. on Fridays. Of the four deaths reported Monday, two are from this month, one is from April and one is from January.
MDH also reported the following data regarding hospital capacity**:
- 1,032 ICU, non-COVID beds in use for adult and pediatric patients
- 25 ICU, COVID beds in use for adult and pediatric patients
- 6,399 non-ICU, non-COVID beds in use for adult and pediatric patients
- 260 non-ICU, COVID beds in use for adult and pediatric patients
**For this data set, MDH defines COVID beds in use as being “the number of patients who are currently positive with COVID-19 occupying a staffed inpatient bed in Minnesota. This does not include patients that were once positive but are now negative.”
Additionally, MDH said:
- 9.87 million COVID-19 vaccinations have been administered
- 2.24 million third-dose and booster shots have been administered
- 3.7 million people have completed the vaccine series
- 2.55 million people up to date with vaccine doses
- 75% of those 5 and older have received at least one dose of the vaccine
As of Monday, MDH also reported:
- 399,389 total breakthrough cases, accounting for 10.84% of fully vaccinated Minnesotans
- 11,513 total breakthrough hospitalizations, accounting for 0.312% of fully vaccinated Minnesotans
- 2,064 breakthrough deaths, accounting for 0.056% of fully vaccinated Minnesotans
View the complete update via the interactive infographic below or here.
Meanwhile, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported, as of Friday, 62 counties in Minnesota remained at a high level of COVID-19 community transmission. Another 18 counties are considered at a substantial spread. Seven countries are at moderate transmission. No counties are at a low spread.
View the complete update via the interactive map below or here.