Marshall has 1,070 cases of COVID-19

Marshall County has 1,070 cases of COVID-19, an increase of five cases since Thursday. The number of recovered cases in the county is 946. On Thursday, the Iowa Department of Public Health COVID-19 website indicated 953 people had recovered.

Marshall County is in the top eight counties in Iowa with the highest COVID-19 cases. The others are Polk with 7,119, an increase of 160 since Thursday; Woodbury, 3,302, an increase of 21; Black Hawk, 2,438, an increase of 43; Buena Vista, 1,728, an increase of three; Johnson, 1,392, an increase of 19; Linn, 1,357, an increase of 24; and Dallas, 1,356, an increase of 26.

A long-term care facility, Grandview Heights of Marshalltown, was added to the Iowa Department of Public Health outbreak list. They have five cases. On Thursday, the website indicated two of those cases were recovered, but on Friday, the number of recovered cases for Grandview Heights is listed as zero.

Across the state, there have been 33,759 positive cases, a rise of 638 since Thursday. Of the total, 26,268 have recovered. The case numbers on the IDPH website are updated throughout the day.

There are 169 Iowans hospitalized with the virus. Of Monday’s total, 54 are in intensive care units and 26 are on ventilators.

Hospital activity is displayed by regions on the Iowa Department of Pubic Health website, coronavirus.iowa.gov. Marshall County is in Regional Medical Coordination Center Region 1, which has 55 hospitalized patients. Of the total hospitalized in Region 1, 13 are in intensive care units and 10 are on ventilators.

There have been 19 COVID-19 deaths in Marshall County and 742 statewide.

Across the state, 353,800 tests have been conducted. Plus, 862,641 Test Iowa assessments have been conducted – 3,018 in Marshall County.


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