COVID-19 in Indiana: Nearly 5M vaccine doses adminstered

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The Indiana Department of Health on Wednesday reported 929 newly confirmed cases of coronavirus, bringing the state total to 738,173. (via ISDH website)

INDIANAPOLIS — As of Thursday, a total of 4,928,911 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered in statewide, according to the Indiana Department of Health. This includes 2,557,011 first doses and 2,371,900 individuals who are fully vaccinated.

The fully vaccinated number represents individuals who have received a second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines and those who received the single Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Hoosiers age 12 and older can receive a COVID-19 vaccine; individuals younger than age 18 are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine only. To find a vaccination clinic, visit https://ourshot.in.gov or call 211. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are accepted at most sites.

The ISDH on Wednesday also reported 929 newly confirmed cases of coronavirus, bringing the state total to 738,173.

To date, 13,108 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of eight from the previous day. Another 417 probable deaths have been reported to date based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.    

A total of 3,466,297 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,461,505 on Wednesday. A total of 10,259,540 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26, 2020.

To find testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.

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