OSDH: 259 lively instances of COVID-19 in Pittsburg County – Mcalester Information Capital
The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 259 active cases of COVID-19 in Pittsburg County Nov. 19. More information from OSDH can be found in the story.
Total statewide cumulative positive cases: 164,340
132,268 assumed recoveries statewide*
Total active cases statewide: 30,484
Total statewide deaths: 1,588
Total cumulative cases in Pittsburg County: 1,686
Total assumed recoveries in Pittsburg County: 1,406*
*Recovered: currently not hospitalized or deceased and 14 days after onset/report. Recoveries calculated beginning on 4/6/2020.
Total deaths in Pittsburg County: 21
Active Pittsburg County cases: 259 (0 inmates at Jackie Brannon Correctional Center, zero at Oklahoma State Penitentiary as of 11/19; two at long-term care facilities as of 11/13)
Pittsburg County Risk Phase: Orange
This Moderate (Orange) risk phase means many COVID-19 positive cases are present in the community with undetected cases likely. The risk of infection is heightened by community spread, and robust testing and containment measures are recommended to mitigate further spread.
Guidelines for the moderate risk can be found here.
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Additional data is available for review in the Executive Order Report and the Weekly Epidemiology and Surveillance Report
SITUATION UPDATE: COVID-19
As of this advisory, there are 164,340 cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.
There are 18 additional deaths identified to report. No deaths were identified in the past 24 hours.
One in Bryan County, one male in the 50-64 age group.
One in Choctaw County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
One in Cleveland County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
One in Comanche County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
One in Lincoln County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
One in McCurtain County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
One in Okfuskee County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
Four in Oklahoma County, three females in the 65 or older age group, one male in the 50-64 age group.
One in Okmulgee County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
One in Pontotoc County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
One in Rogers County, one male in the 50-64 age group.
One in Tillman County, one male in the 65 or older age group.
Three in Tulsa County, one female in the 65 or older age group, one male in the 50-64 age group, one male in the 65 or older age group.
There are 1,588 total deaths in the state.
For more information, visit coronavirus.health.ok.gov.
COVID-19 Oklahoma Test Results
Cases164,340*Total Cumulative Negative Specimens to Date1,726,221*Total Cumulative Number of Specimens to Date1,902,220**Currently Hospitalized1,381Total Cumulative Hospitalizations10,836Identified Deaths in the Past 24 hours0Total Cumulative Deaths1,588
*The total includes laboratory information provided to OSDH at the time of the report. Total counts may not reflect unique individuals.
**This number is a combination of hospitalized positive cases and hospitalized persons under investigation, as reported by hospitals at the time of the report. The data reflect a change in calculation and should not be compared to prior data.
***The purpose of publishing aggregated statistical COVID-19 data through the OSDH Dashboard, the Executive Order Report, and the Weekly Epidemiology and Surveillance Report is to support the needs of the general public in receiving important and necessary information regarding the state of the health and safety of the citizens of Oklahoma. These resources may be used only for statistical purposes and may not be used in any way that would determine the identity of any reported cases.
Data Source: Acute Disease Service, Oklahoma State Department of Health.
*As of 2020-11-19 at 7:00 a.m.
Detailed case statistics are published on the website.