Lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases up 85

Minnesota Update

  • 1,154 lab-confirmed cases in Minnesota — up 85 cases from April 7.

o   39 reported deaths — up five from April 7. Four of the five additional deaths were long-term care facility (LTCF) residents.

  • Washington County resident in their 50s with underlying health conditions, not LTCF resident.
  • Hennepin County LTCF resident in their 80s
  • Winona County LTCF resident in their 90s
  • Wilkin County LTCF resident in their 90s
  • Hennepin County LTCF resident in their 80s

o   271 patients in Minnesota have been hospitalized since the start of the outbreak.

o   135 patients are currently hospitalized with 64 in the ICU; the rest are recovering at home.