45 more cases confirmed in Marshall County
DES MOINES — On Saturday, 45 additional cases of COVID-19 were confirmed for Marshall County, bringing the county total to 545.
The Iowa Department of Public Health also reported 712 other cases throughout the state.
There are 8,641 cases. Of those, 3,156 have recovered.
There were five more COVID-19 deaths confirmed on Saturday, bringing the total fatalities to 175 in Iowa. Two deaths have been from Marshall County.
There are 353 Iowans hospitalized with COVID-19. Of those, 131 are in intensive care units and 90 are on ventilators.
Marshall County is in Regional Medical Coordination Centers Region 1. Other counties in Region 1 are Adair, Appanoose, Boone, Carroll, Clark, Dallas, Davis, Decatur, Greene, Guthrie, Jasper, Lucas, Madison, Mahaska, Marion, Monroe, Polk, Poweshiek, Ringgold, Story, Tama, Union, Warren and Wayne.
In Region 1, 117 patients are in the hospital; 34 are in intensive care units and 22 are on ventilators.
Twenty-six outbreaks have been reported in Iowa’s long-term care centers.
There have been 49,727 tests conducted.