TDH: 5,114 COVID-19 cases, 101 deaths in Tennessee



NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Tennessee Department of Health has confirmed additional cases of COVID-19 across the state on Saturday, April 11.

The update brings the total number of positive cases in the state to 5,114. The state’s health department also confirmed three additional deaths.

The latest number of hospitalizations is 556. A note on the department’s website states this total is an indication of the number of patients that were ever hospitalized during their illness and not an indication of the number of patients currently hospitalized.

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Counties reporting different case totals

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Metro Public Health Department officials reported 1,256 cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County Saturday morning, a difference of 145 cases.

Recoveries and Negative Cases

Out of the confirmed 5,114 positive cases, 1,386 have recovered.

Tennessee has conducted 66,828 tests across the state with 61,714 negative cases.

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COVID-19 in Tennessee

(This reflects what the TDH is reporting each day at 2 p.m. CST )

Stay with News 2 for continuing coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic.


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