Iowa Adds 1,401 New COVID-19 Cases and 15 More Deaths

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 15 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 1,401 new cases have been reported.


The number of new positive COVID-19 tests reported for the time period brings the total number of positive tests to 110,974.


Of the people who have tested positive for COVID-19, 85,599 have recovered.


The data shows there have been 1,594 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 790 were residents of long term care facilities.


There are 530 hospitalized patients with the virus in the state.  Of those, 135 are in intensive care, with 53 of them on ventilators.