Key points for today
• Talbot County has 68 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of one in the last 24 hours. Of that number, 55 patients have recovered and 18 required hospitalization at some point.
• The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Maryland is 39,762, an increase of 958 in the last 24 hours.
• Of the state’s 1,903 deaths, 27 were in the last 24 hours; another 120 deaths in Maryland are likely due to the novel coronavirus.
The chart below is scrollable and sortable.
Sources: State and local health departments, Johns Hopkins University.
The Spy updates this chart between 2 and 3 p.m. Statewide data is updated about 10 a.m. each day; counties may update data throughout the day until 5 p.m. Hopkins updates its map data throughout the day.
Nursing home data is updated weekly on Wednesdays.
If county and state data conflict, county data is reported.
* Maryland and Cecil County report the total released from isolation.
** See related story here.
• There currently are 1,447 people hospitalized — 892 in acute care and 555 in intensive care. The number of patients currently hospitalized dropped by 13 in the last 24 hours.
• Of the state’s 39,762 cases, 7,086 patients have ever been hospitalized for treatment.
• Maryland says 2,817 patients have been released from isolation, including one in the last 24 hours.
• The state reports 161,744 negative test results, including 5,622 in the last 24 hours.
The graphs below are from coronavirus.maryland.gov and show the trends for cases, hospitalizations, and deaths.