BATON ROUGE, La. (BRProud) – There are now 37,169 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state of Louisiana, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.
The Louisiana Department of Health also reported that there have been2,567 deaths total in the state from the novel coronavirus.
The numbers, released daily at noon on the Louisiana Department of Health’s coronavirus dashboard, also indicated that 813 people are currently hospitalized in Louisiana as a result of the coronavirus and 102 of those patients are on ventilators.
As of Saturday, May 16, 26,249 people are presumed to have recovered from COVID-19.