Protecting Yourself from Coronavirus (May 2020)
By WLBT Digital | March 13, 2020 at 11:42 AM CDT – Updated May 6 at 8:55 AM
JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 214 new cases and 3 new deaths Thursday.
The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now at 312,926 as of May 5.
So far, 7,226 people have died from COVID-19 in Mississippi.
The number of tests administered in the state totals 2,723,670 as of May 2. This includes MSDH Public Health Laboratory tests and other providers.
An estimated 301,872 people have recovered from the virus.
Vaccinations are open for all Mississippians age 16 and older.
Mississippi Department of Health has a hotline open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for any coronavirus-related questions: 877-978-6453.
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