COLUMBUS (WCMH) – The Ohio Department of Health has released the latest number of COVID-19 cases in the state.
As of Thursday, May 27, the Department of Health reported a total of 1,100,312 (+732) cases since the pandemic began, accounting for 59,012 (+111) hospitalizations and 8,104 (+11) admissions. at the ICU.
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The first winners of the Ohio Vax-A-Million lottery draw were announced Wednesday night.
Silverton’s Abbigail Bugenske was chosen as the first of five million-dollar winners, while Englewood’s Joseph Costello won a full travel scholarship to any of Ohio’s state universities.
The remaining registrations are open at ohiovaxamillion.com or by calling the Department of Health at 833-4-ASK-ODH. Winners will be announced over the next five Wednesdays.
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And DeWine said a metric that shows the number of COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents over the past two weeks continues to go down and now stands at 89.8. DeWine had originally designated 50 as the benchmark for lifting state pandemic health orders before deciding to end most of them on June 2nd.