Iowa Reports 913 New COVID-19 Cases and 35 More Deaths on Monday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 35 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 913 new cases have been reported.


The number of new positive tests reported brings the total number of positive tests to 244,844.  Of those who have tested positive, 160,835 are considered recovered by the state.


The data shows there have been 2,717 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 1,125 were residents of long term care facilities.


As of Monday there were 898 hospitalized patients with the virus in Iowa, down 20 from the previous day.  Of the hospitalized patients, 200 are in intensive care and 120 of those patients are on ventilators.