Indiana COVID-19 Hospitalizations At New Record High

Nov 16, 2020

The Indiana State Dept. of Health COVID-19 dashboard on Nov. 16, 2020, shows the trajectory of hospitalizations in the state since the pandemic began.
Credit ISDH

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — State health officials say Indiana's hospitals were treating the largest number of COVID-19 patients since the state began releasing public reports on coronavirus hospitalizations last spring. The Indiana State Department of Health says the state had 2,768 coronavirus hospitalizations as of Sunday, a number that surpasses the previous peak of 2,634 COVID-19 hospitalizations reported on Friday. The department said in its daily statistics update Monday that more than 3,313 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in schools, bringing the statewide total to more than 8,217 cases among students, teachers and staff since the start of the school year.