Boston, Massachusetts 2021-06-19 17:24:59 –
Massachusetts health officials reported 91 new coronavirus cases and 6 more deaths on Saturday as the number of active cases fell below 2,000.
The new figures have boosted the number of confirmed COVID-19 deaths in the state to 17,602 since the start of the pandemic, while the number of confirmed cases has increased to 663,210.
Above 30%, the Massachusetts 7-day positive test average dropped again to 0.35%.
The number of patients in Massachusetts hospitals with confirmed cases of COVID-19 has decreased to 107. Of the patients currently hospitalized, 32 are stated to be in the intensive care unit and 19 have been intubated.
Health officials predicted active COVID-19 cases below 2,000 on Saturday to 1,940.
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced at the end of the month that he would make some major changes to his coronavirus-related facial coverings. Here’s what you need to know about when vaccinated and unvaccinated people are still expected to wear masks:
As of Saturday, more than 8.4 million vaccines have been administered in Massachusetts. This includes over 4.3 million first shots and over 3.8 million second shots of the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines. The Johnson & Johnson one-shot vaccine has been given over 268,000 times.
Health officials reported that as of Saturday, 4,072,128 Bay residents were fully vaccinated.
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