Wisconsin climbs over 7,500 active cases, adds 8 new deaths

Coronavirus
TUESDAY 4/6/2021 1:52 p.m.

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has reported 581,070 total positive coronavirus test results in the state and 6,648 total COVID-19 deaths.

Of Wisconsin’s total COVID-19 cases, 7,562 (1.3%) are active, according to DHS, compared to 7,161 (1.2%) yesterday.

A total of 3,333,006 Wisconsinites have been tested for COVID-19. Of the 3,308 test results available today, 26.78% were positive. DHS says 2,751,936 negative COVID-19 tests have been reported in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin’s hospitals are reporting, a total of 261 patients hospitalized for COVID-19. Of those, 64 are in an ICU. A total of 2,245 hospital beds, or 21% of the state’s total beds, are immediately available to patients.

Of the SARS-CoV-2 variants in Wisconsin, DHS is reporting 139 known cases of B.1.1.7, eight cases of B.1.351, and two cases of the P.1 variant.

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Today’s TotalYesterday’s
Total positive cases581,070580,184 (+886)
Active cases7,562 (1.3%)7,161 (1.2%)
Recovered cases566,646 (97.6%)566,169 (97.6%)
Negative tests2,751,9362,749,514 (+2,422)
Patients hospitalized246241 (+5)
COVID-19 patients in ICU6466 (-2)
Hospital beds available2,245 (21%)2,364 (-119)
Ever hospitalized27,869 (4.8%)27,797 (+72)
COVID-19 deaths6,648 (1.1%)6,640 (+8)
NOTE: The number of patients hospitalized, the number of patients in the ICU, and the number of hospital beds available are up-to-date as of the day.

The DHS recently announced an attempt to verify and ensure statistics are accurate, some numbers may be subject to change. The DHS is combing through current and past data to ensure accuracy.

As of March 30, DHS is reporting a total of 3,002,745 vaccines have been allocated to Wisconsin. DHS reports, 3,120,369 vaccines have been administered in Wisconsin.

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As of Wednesday, March 31, DHS reports all of Wisconsin’s 72 counties are experiencing at least a high COVID-19 case activity level.

Of the Northeast Wisconsin counties that are experiencing high coronavirus activity levels, Waupaca County is reporting a growing trajectory.

Brown, Calumet, Door, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Manitowoc, Outagamie, and Winnebago are counties reporting no significant change in high case activity levels.

No Northeast Wisconsin counties are shrinking in high case activity levels.

The Northeast Wisconsin counties experiencing no significant change in medium case activity levels are Marinette and Oconto.

There are no counties shrinking in medium case activity levels.

Kewaunee, Menominee, Shawano, and Waushara are counties experiencing no change in low case activity levels.

In shrinking case activity levels, there no Northeast Wisconsin counties reporting in the low category.

The activity level is determined by combining the case burden and trajectory indicators.

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