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NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health reported on Monday that the state has confirmed over 19,000 total cases of novel coronavirus. In addition, the state has also recorded over 85,000 negative test results.
As of Monday morning, there were 19,487 COVID-19 cases in Maryland.
There have been 858 related deaths, 4,101 total hospitalizations (1,513 currently hospitalized), 85,489 negative test results, and 1,263 individuals have been released from isolation.
Baltimore County has confirmed 2,548 COVID-19 cases and and 87 deaths while Harford County has confirmed 352 cases and 4 deaths (editor’s note: for the sake of accuracy, NottinghamMD.com is not including deaths categorized as “probable”).
Case breakdown by zip code in northeastern Baltimore County and southern Harford County:
- 21040 (Edgewood) – 55 cases
- 21047 (Fallston) – 10 cases
- 21057 (Glen Arm) – 0 cases
- 21085 (Joppa) – 23 cases
- 21087 (Kingsville) – 8 cases
- 21128 (Perry Hall) – 23 cases
- 21156 (Upper Falls) – 0 cases
- 21162 (White Marsh) – 0 cases
- 21206 (Overlea) – 179 cases
- 21220 (Middle River) – 75 cases
- 21221 (Essex) – 71 cases
- 21234 (Parkville/Carney) – 217 cases
- 21236 (Nottingham) – 69 cases
- 21237 (Rosedale) – 101 cases
The U.S. has already passed the projected peak hospital resource use date (4/17) and the date of the projected peak in deaths per day (4/15), according to HealthData.org.
On Friday, April 24, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that, nationally, visits to outpatient providers and emergency departments for illnesses with symptoms consistent with COVID-19 continued to decline and are below baseline in many areas of the country.
On Friday afternoon, Governor Larry Hogan introduced the Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery, the state’s proposed guide for reopening.
The logic behind widespread U.S. lockdowns has come under fire in recent days, as Tokyo reported its lowest daily level of new coronavirus cases in more than three weeks, a fresh sign that Japan may be succeeding in suppressing the outbreak without compulsory social distancing.
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