MIAMI — The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports an additional 94 cases of COVID-19 in the state in its report for Friday, May 8.
There have been 4,424 confirmed cases in Oklahoma.
There has been no uptick in the number of cases in the tri-county area: 92 in Delaware, 34 in Ottawa and 13 in Craig.
There have been 15 deaths in Delaware County with one in Ottawa County.
The OSDH reports that there has been six additional deaths; two of them occurred in the past 24 hours and the others died between May 2-May 6.
o One in Oklahoma County, a female in the 65 and older age group.
o One in Caddo County, a male in the 50-64 age group.
o One in Cotton County, a male in the 65 and older age group.
o One in Le Flore County, a male in the 65 and older age group.
o One in Rogers County, a female in the 50-64 age group.
o One in Washington County, a male in the 65 and older age group.
There have been 266 total deaths in the state.
There have been 84,869 total confirmed negative specimens to date with 89,857 total cumulative specimens.
Nationwide, there have been 1,255,447 positives and 75,592 deaths.
Worldwide, the total is 3,877914 positives, 270,537 deaths and 1,296,603 recoveries
That total includes laboratory information provided to OSDH at the time of the report. Total counts may not reflect unique individuals.
There currently are 228 who are hospitalized with a total of 815 total cumulative hospitalizations.
There have been 3,064 recoveries.
The number of current hospitalizations is a combination of hospitalized positive cases and hospitalized persons under investigation, as reported by hospitals at the time of the report.
The OSDH says the data reflect a change in calculation and should not be compared to prior data.
The OSDH is partnering with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma to bring Caring Vans to the state's under-served areas for COVID-19 testing.
Caring Vans will be at locations in Oklahoma City Friday and Saturday.
COVID-19 testing is open to everyone; individuals do not need to exhibit symptoms to be tested.
Local test sites include the Ottawa County Health Department, 1930 North Elm (918-540-2481), Craig County Health Department, 115 East Delaware in Vinita (918-256-7531) and Delaware County Health Department, S. 9th Street, Jay (918-253-4511).
To learn more about COVID-19, call the COVID-19 call center at 877-215-8336 or 2-1-1 or visit https://coronavirus.health.ok.gov/