LDH: Number of COVID-19 patients in hospitals back under 300

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David Reeson

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – There has been an increase of 16 deaths in the state since Thursday, April 8.

There are 739 new coronavirus cases in the state, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The Louisiana Department of Health also reported that there have been 10,216 deaths total in the state from the novel coronavirus.

There are now 382,477 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state of Louisiana, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

There are now 297 COVID-19 patients in hospitals.

There are now 43 COVID-19 patients on ventilators in the state.

As of the last update, there have been 2,152,002 Total COVID-19 Doses Administered in the state.

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The Louisiana Department of Health is providing additional data about coronavirus deaths in the state:

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