Metro Health Dept. reports 60 new cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County

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COVID-19 in Nashville – Continuing Coverage (WKRN Graphics)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 111,300 total cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County as of Thursday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

All capacity restrictions in Nashville put in place amid the pandemic will be lifted in mid-May with the city’s indoor mask mandate remaining in effect, according to Metro health officials. The Metro Public Health Department said the capacity limitations would officially be lifted as of 12:01 a.m. on May 14.

The COVID-19 Community Assessment Center located at the former Kmart on Murfreesboro Road will continue offering vaccinations. Vaccinations at the Former Kmart will also be available from 8 am – 2 pm, by appointment only.

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The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 60 in the past 24 hours. There have been a total of 913 deaths in Davidson County.

A reported 96,857 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 962 are “active.”

The age range of patients is from one month old to 107 years old, 46,935 of which are men, 51,046 are women and the gender of 751 patients is unknown.

The health department reported available hospital beds in Nashville are at 12% and available ICU beds are at 11%.

The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 124 calls on Wednesday.

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