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244 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Massachusetts, 7 additional deaths

Daily positive test rate at 2.25%

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 244 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing the statewide total to 125,723.There were 10,823 new molecular tests conducted, with a 2.25% daily positive rate. State health officials also confirmed seven new COVID-19-related deaths across Massachusetts, bringing the state’s confirmed coronavirus death toll to 9,107.About 3.43 million molecular tests for COVID-19 have now been administered in the state to more than 2.09 million individuals. Click here to see a graphical look at COVID-19 data.Latest town-by-town breakdown released by state As of Monday, 367 patients with the coronavirus were hospitalized in Massachusetts, an increase of three patients from what state health officials reported Sunday.Of those patients who are currently hospitalized, 69 were reported to be in an intensive care unit.In its weekly report, which was released last Wednesday, the DPH said 109,397 total patients have been released from isolation, meaning they are considered to have recovered from the coronavirus.PHNjcmlwdCBpZD0iaW5mb2dyYW1fMF85MTUyMTg3My03NmRhLTQ0ZmUtOTA0Ny1mMTllZWFlZGFjNmQiIHRpdGxlPSJDb3JvbmF2aXJ1cyBpbiBNYXNzYWNodXNldHRzIiBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vZS5pbmZvZ3JhbS5jb20vanMvZGlzdC9lbWJlZC5qcz9yeXoiIHR5cGU9InRleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCI+PC9zY3JpcHQ+New data is published daily around 4 p.m. with the exception of Wednesday’s daily and weekly reports, which are published around 6 p.m.

BOSTON —

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 244 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing the statewide total to 125,723.

There were 10,823 new molecular tests conducted, with a 2.25% daily positive rate.

State health officials also confirmed seven new COVID-19-related deaths across Massachusetts, bringing the state’s confirmed coronavirus death toll to 9,107.

About 3.43 million molecular tests for COVID-19 have now been administered in the state to more than 2.09 million individuals.

As of Monday, 367 patients with the coronavirus were hospitalized in Massachusetts, an increase of three patients from what state health officials reported Sunday.

Of those patients who are currently hospitalized, 69 were reported to be in an intensive care unit.

In its weekly report, which was released last Wednesday, the DPH said 109,397 total patients have been released from isolation, meaning they are considered to have recovered from the coronavirus.

New data is published daily around 4 p.m. with the exception of Wednesday’s daily and weekly reports, which are published around 6 p.m.

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