Hoosiers age 16 and older are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine and can do so at one of more than 700 clinics around the state. Appointments are preferred but are not required. To find a location or to schedule a vaccine, visit https://ourshot.in.gov or call 211 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance.
The health department also announced Tuesday that 867 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings the state’s total to 716,306 residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus.
In Marshall County we had 13 new positive cases of the coronavirus bringing the overall total in the county to 5,863. 33 new COVID tests were administered and the county’s total tests is now 25,106. There were no new deaths reported and the county’s total remains at 109 citizens. The 7-day positivity rate for all test was 2.3% while the 7-day positivity rate for unique individuals was 13.2%.
To date, 12,883 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19.
A total of 3,366,463 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana. A total of 9,676,561 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26, 2020.
As of Tuesday, a total of 4,068,119 doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 2,302,877 first doses and 1,765,242 individuals who are fully vaccinated.