The Louisiana Department of Health released COVID numbers today for the first time since Friday. The numbers continue our progress in the pandemic fight. 

The numbers are listed below in short form: These are three-day numbers. 


New cases: 769

Confirmed total COVID cases: 390,012

New processed tests: 29,637

% positive today: 2.5%

New deaths: 11

Confirmed death total: 9,469

New confirmed Lafourche COVID cases: 16

Total confirmed Lafourche COVID cases: 7,249

Lafourche's 7-day positivity: 1.3% (last updated Wednesday)

Louisiana COVID hospitalizations: 302 (down 18 from Friday)

Louisiana COVID patients on ventilators: 38 (down 7 from Friday)

Region 3 COVID hospitalizations: 8 (same as Friday)

Region 3 COVID patients on ventilators: 1 (same as Friday).

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