April 17: Iowa reports less than 10 new positive COVID-19 tests

Coronavirus

DES MOINES, Iowa (KCAU) – The Iowa Department of Public Health reported 7 new positive COVID-19 tests in the state Saturday.

This report is as of 9:00 a.m. on April 17, 2021, and is compared to yesterday’s report. The newly reported positive cases and deaths may not have occurred during the time period, as the state has been adding backdated test results into the data.

Total tests4,647,153
— Total positive tests –388,331
— New total positives – 7
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.6%
Total virus-related deaths5,878
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,225
— Contributing Factor deaths – 653
— New total virus-related deaths – 8
Long term care outbreaks – Current-3
— Individuals positive – 30
— Total recovered – 6
— Total deaths – 2,299
Iowa – Total hospitalizations233
— Patients in ICU –50
— Admitted in last 24 hours –57
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis149
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis84
*Total Vaccine doses administered2,005,757
— Vaccine series completed –851,762
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

Iowa has removed the individual COVID-19 case numbers on their website and will only report on total tests instead of individuals.

The department changed the methodology of how they report coronavirus deaths in early December.

IDPH’s COVID-19 dashboard is being updated in real-time. For the latest COVID-19 numbers for Iowa, visit the state’s coronavirus dashboard.


April 16, 2021

Total tests4,647,153
— Total positive tests –388,324
— New total positives – 519
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.6%
Total virus-related deaths5,870
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,220
— Contributing Factor deaths – 650
— New total virus-related deaths – 13
Long term care outbreaks – Current-3
— Individuals positive – 30
— Total recovered – 6
— Total deaths – 2,298
Iowa – Total hospitalizations226
— Patients in ICU –50
— Admitted in last 24 hours –43
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis150
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis76
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,970,843
— Vaccine series completed –833,502
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 15, 2021

Total tests4,633,673
— Total positive tests –387,805
— New total positives – 603
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.7%
Total virus-related deaths5,857
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,208
— Contributing Factor deaths – 649
— New total virus-related deaths – 0
Long term care outbreaks – Current-3
— Individuals positive – 31
— Total recovered – 6
— Total deaths – 2,296
Iowa – Total hospitalizations215
— Patients in ICU –49
— Admitted in last 24 hours –37
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis149
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis66
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,938,704
— Vaccine series completed –815,152
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 14, 2021

Total tests4,618,575
— Total positive tests –387,202
— New total positives – 733
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.7%
Total virus-related deaths5,857
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,208
— Contributing Factor deaths – 649
— New total virus-related deaths – 0
Long term care outbreaks – Current-3
— Individuals positive – 31
— Total recovered – 6
— Total deaths – 2,296
Iowa – Total hospitalizations218
— Patients in ICU –57
— Admitted in last 24 hours –46
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis149
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis69
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,907,934
— Vaccine series completed –798,577
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 13, 2021

Total tests4,602,059
— Total positive tests –386,469
— New total positives – 565
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.9%
Total virus-related deaths5,857
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,208
— Contributing Factor deaths – 649
— New total virus-related deaths – 0
Long term care outbreaks – Current-3
— Individuals positive – 30
— Total recovered – 6
— Total deaths – 2,295
Iowa – Total hospitalizations220
— Patients in ICU –56
— Admitted in last 24 hours –31
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis150
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis70
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,876,843
— Vaccine series completed –781,224
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 12, 2021

Total tests4,586,453
— Total positive tests –385,904
— New total positives – 152
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.9%
Total virus-related deaths5,857
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,208
— Contributing Factor deaths – 649
— New total virus-related deaths – 0
Long term care outbreaks – Current-3
— Individuals positive – 28
— Total recovered – 4
— Total deaths – 2,294
Iowa – Total hospitalizations220
— Patients in ICU –55
— Admitted in last 24 hours –30
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis151
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis69
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,865,510
— Vaccine series completed –773,878
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 11, 2021

Total tests4,582,102
— Total positive tests –385,752
— New total positives – 478
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.8%
Total virus-related deaths5,857
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,208
— Contributing Factor deaths – 649
— New total virus-related deaths – 8
Long term care outbreaks – Current-3
— Individuals positive – 28
— Total recovered – 4
— Total deaths – 2,294
Iowa – Total hospitalizations212
— Patients in ICU –54
— Admitted in last 24 hours –39
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis150
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis62
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,844,993
— Vaccine series completed –762,170
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 10, 2021

Total tests4,574,961
— Total positive tests –385,274
— New total positives – 678
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.7%
Total virus-related deaths5,849
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,202
— Contributing Factor deaths – 647
— New total virus-related deaths – 6
Long term care outbreaks – Current-3
— Individuals positive – 27
— Total recovered – 4
— Total deaths – 2,291
Iowa – Total hospitalizations218
— Patients in ICU –52
— Admitted in last 24 hours –47
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis150
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis68
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,794,368
— Vaccine series completed –733,783
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 9, 2021

Total tests4,560,277
— Total positive tests –384,596
— New total positives – 573
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.7%
Total virus-related deaths5,843
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,198
— Contributing Factor deaths – 645
— New total virus-related deaths – 7
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 22
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,286
Iowa – Total hospitalizations228
— Patients in ICU –49
— Admitted in last 24 hours –54
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis153
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis75
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,748,225
— Vaccine series completed –711,748
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 8, 2021

Total tests4,546,563
— Total positive tests –384,023
— New total positives – 682
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.8%
Total virus-related deaths5,836
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,192
— Contributing Factor deaths – 644
— New total virus-related deaths – 1
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 20
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,286
Iowa – Total hospitalizations219
— Patients in ICU –43
— Admitted in last 24 hours –39
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis155
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis64
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,707,446
— Vaccine series completed –692,021
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 7, 2021

Total tests4,531,576
— Total positive tests –383,341
— New total positives – 435
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.8%
Total virus-related deaths5,835
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,191
— Contributing Factor deaths – 644
— New total virus-related deaths – 13
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 20
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,282
Iowa – Total hospitalizations216
— Patients in ICU –44
— Admitted in last 24 hours –55
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis150
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis66
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,674,550
— Vaccine series completed –675,229
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 6, 2021

Total tests4,512,906
— Total positive tests –382,906
— New total positives – 922
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.9%
Total virus-related deaths5,822
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,179
— Contributing Factor deaths – 643
— New total virus-related deaths – 0
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 19
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,278
Iowa – Total hospitalizations217
— Patients in ICU –52
— Admitted in last 24 hours –28
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis147
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis70
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,658,747
— Vaccine series completed –666,285
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 5, 2021

Total tests4,498,278
— Total positive tests –381,984
— New total positives – 174
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.9%
Total virus-related deaths5,822
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,179
— Contributing Factor deaths – 643
— New total virus-related deaths – 0
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 17
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,276
Iowa – Total hospitalizations201
— Patients in ICU –47
— Admitted in last 24 hours –34
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis143
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis58
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,649,616
— Vaccine series completed –662,885
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 4, 2021

Total tests4,495,182
— Total positive tests –381,810
— New total positives – 467
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.8%
Total virus-related deaths5,822
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,179
— Contributing Factor deaths – 643
— New total virus-related deaths – 68
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 17
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,276
Iowa – Total hospitalizations201
— Patients in ICU –47
— Admitted in last 24 hours –34
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis143
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis58
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,631,757
— Vaccine series completed –652,349
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 3, 2021

Total tests4,488,235
— Total positive tests –381,343
— New total positives – 606
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.7%
Total virus-related deaths5,754
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,120
— Contributing Factor deaths – 634
— New total virus-related deaths – 3
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 17
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,245
Iowa – Total hospitalizations200
— Patients in ICU –44
— Admitted in last 24 hours –34
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis144
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis56
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,592,051
— Vaccine series completed –634,506
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 2, 2021

Total tests4,475,922
— Total positive tests –380,737
— New total positives – 619
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.7%
Total virus-related deaths5,751
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,118
— Contributing Factor deaths – 633
— New total virus-related deaths – 8
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 17
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,245
Iowa – Total hospitalizations204
— Patients in ICU –43
— Admitted in last 24 hours –40
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis146
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis58
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,551,293
— Vaccine series completed –616,065
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

April 1, 2021

Total tests4,461,113
— Total positive tests –380,118
— New total positives – 895
— % positive tests (past 14 days)-4.8%
Total virus-related deaths5,743
— Underlying Cause deaths –5,111
— Contributing Factor deaths – 632
— New total virus-related deaths – 14
Long term care outbreaks – Current-2
— Individuals positive – 17
— Total recovered – 0
— Total deaths – 2,241
Iowa – Total hospitalizations194
— Patients in ICU –41
— Admitted in last 24 hours –35
— COVID-19 primary diagnosis135
— COVID-19 secondary diagnosis59
*Total Vaccine doses administered1,515,826
— Vaccine series completed –601,202
*For the full vaccine numbers updated dailyClick Here

To view Iowa’s COVID-19 reports from March, click here.

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