Protecting Yourself from Coronavirus (May 2020)
By WLBT Digital | March 13, 2020 at 11:42 AM CDT – Updated February 22 at 9:19 AM
JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 242 new cases and 0 new deaths Monday.
The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now at 290,874 as of February 20.
So far, 6,553 people have died from COVID-19 in Mississippi.
The number of tests administered in the state totals 2,365,065 as of February 14. This includes MSDH Public Health Laboratory tests and other providers.
An estimated 264,456 people have recovered from the virus.
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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