INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health on Wednesday announced that 862 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing the state total to 21,870.

While the number of cases has increased, intensive care unit and ventilator capacity remains steady, according to the ISDH. As of Tuesday, about 41 percent of ICU beds and 79.4 percent of ventilators were available at hospitals throughout the state.

Fifty one additional deaths were reported Wednesday, including one death in Greene County. A total of 1,264 Hoosiers have been confirmed to have died of COVID-19 to date.

Local totals as of Wednesday were:

  • Clay – 22 current, 1 death
  • Daviess – 27 current, 15 deaths,
  • Greene – 93 current, 8 deaths
  • Knox – 2 current, 18 recoveries
  • Martin – 7 current
  • Parke – 13 current
  • Sullivan – 16 current
  • Vermillion – 7 current
  • Vigo – 67 current, 6 deaths

Another 113 probable deaths have been reported throughout the state. Probable deaths are those for which a physician listed COVID-19 as a contributing cause based on X-rays, scans and other clinical symptoms but for which no positive test is on record.

To date, 120,496 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 115,834 on Tuesday.

To increase testing, 20 sites around the state opened today through a partnership with OptumServe. Symptomatic individuals can register online at https://lhi.care/covidtesting or by calling (888) 634-1123.

Clinics run Monday-Friday, and an additional 30 testing sites will be announced by next week.

Visit the ISDH COVID-19 dashboard at coronavirus.in.gov for additional information on cases. The dashboard will be updated at noon daily. All cases are listed by county of residence.