HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Department of Health confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., August 8, that there are 813 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 118,092.
Philadelphia is reporting an increase of 146 cases.
According to officials, the number of tests administered within the last seven days between August 1 and August 7 is 150,527 with 5,231 positive cases.
There were 23,317 test results reported to the department through 10:00 p.m., August 7. These results represent the total number of tests administered.
There are 7,313 total deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 16 new deaths reported.
One additional death was reported in Lehigh County.
Out of the total deaths, 4,975 have occurred in residents from nursing or personal care facilities.
In nursing and personal care homes, there are 19,944 resident cases of COVID-19, and 4,143 cases among employees, for a total of 24,087 at 876 distinct facilities in 61 counties, officials say.
There are 1,214,965 patients who have tested negative to date.