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NH DHHS COVID-19 Update – July 12, 2020

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has issued the following update on the new coronavirus, COVID-19.

On Sunday, July 12, 2020, DHHS announced 31 new positive test results for COVID-19. There have now been 6,054 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in New Hampshire. Several cases are still under investigation. Additional information from ongoing investigations will be incorporated into future COVID-19 updates. Of those with complete information, there are six individuals under the age of 18 and the rest are adults with 58% being female and 42% being male. The new cases reside in Hillsborough County other than Manchester and Nashua (8), Rockingham (3), Merrimack (2), Strafford (2), Carroll (1), and Cheshire (1) counties, and in the cities of Nashua (8) and Manchester (1). The county of residence is being determined for five new cases.

No new hospitalized cases were identified for a total of 589 (10%) of 6,054 cases. Eight of the new cases have no identified risk factors. Community-based transmission continues to occur in the State and has been identified in all counties. Most of the remaining cases have had close contact with a person with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis, recently traveled, or are associated with an outbreak setting.

Current Situation in New Hampshire

New Hampshire 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Summary Report
(data updated July 12, 2020, 9:00 AM)

NH Persons with COVID-191

6,054

Recovered

5,027 (83%)

Deaths Attributed to COVID-19

391 (6%)

Total Current COVID-19 Cases

636

Persons Who Have Been Hospitalized for COVID-19

589 (10%)

Current Hospitalizations

22

Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)2

134,866

Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Antibody Laboratory Tests2

21,562

Persons with Specimens Submitted to NH PHL

33,600

Persons with Test Pending at NH PHL3

545

Persons Being Monitored in NH (approximate point in time)

3,550

1Includes specimens positive at any laboratory and those confirmed by CDC confirmatory testing.

2Includes specimens tested at the NH Public Health Laboratories (PHL), LabCorp, Quest, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and those sent to CDC prior to NH PHL testing capacity.

3Includes specimens received and awaiting testing at NH PHL. Does not include tests pending at commercial laboratories.

Number of Tests Conducted by Date of Report to NH DHHS

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Tests

Testing Laboratory

7/05

7/06

7/07

7/08

7/09

7/10

7/11

Daily Average

NH Public Health Laboratories

633

313

273

504

892

479

195

470

LabCorp

135

288

330

363

249

373

639

340

Quest Diagnostics

679

174

288

279

315

229

424

341

Mako Medical

150

261

167

176

323

361

845

326

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

57

33

110

164

174

121

196

122

Other NH Hospital Laboratory

124

344

329

225

264

93

n/a**

230

Other Laboratory*

28

34

15

53

7

21

23

26

Total

1,806

1,447

1,512

1,764

2,224

1,677

2,322

1,822

Antibody Laboratory Tests

Testing Laboratory

7/05

7/06

7/07

7/08

7/09

7/10

7/11

Daily Average

LabCorp

10

0

4

31

20

19

22

15

Quest Diagnostics

54

48

201

154

209

163

139

138

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

0

1

32

38

37

32

14

22

Other Laboratory*

0

13

2

11

7

4

8

6

Total

64

62

239

234

273

218

183

182

* Includes out-of-state public health laboratories, out-of-state hospital laboratories, and other commercial laboratories not already listed in the table.

n/a: not available

** Not available at the time of this report.

Number of Persons Tested by Date of Report to NH DHHS

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Tests

Testing Laboratory

7/05

7/06

7/07

7/08

7/09

7/10

7/11

Daily Average

NH Public Health Laboratories

86

30

105

279

370

127

105

157

LabCorp

112

233

273

300

205

318

528

281

Quest Diagnostics

622

148

257

255

247

191

377

300

Mako Medical

21

46

22

64

47

71

171

63

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

50

29

105

148

154

102

181

110

Other NH Hospital Laboratory

124

344

329

225

264

93

n/a**

230

Other Laboratory*

25

21

11

48

3

17

19

21

Total

1,040

851

1,102

1,319

1,290

919

1,381

1,129

Antibody Laboratory Tests

Testing Laboratory

7/05

7/06

7/07

7/08

7/09

7/10

7/11

Daily Average

LabCorp

9

0

3

29

19

16

20

14

Quest Diagnostics

51

44

178

141

197

152

133

128

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

0

1

27

34

33

30

14

20

Other Laboratory*

0

9

0

10

6

4

7

5

Total

60

54

208

214

255

202

174

167

* Includes out-of-state public health laboratories, out-of-state hospital laboratories, and other commercial laboratories not

already listed in the table.

** Not available at the time of this report.

NH DHHS Daily Update on COVID-19 Archive

For more information, please visit the DHHS COVID-19 webpage at https://www.nh.gov/covid19.