The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 760 new positive cases of COVID-19 on Sunday.
That brings the total to 118,852 nationwide, according to the Department of Health.
“While the state has made targeted mitigation efforts to offset the increase in recent cases, we need to renew our commitment to protect against COVID-19 by wearing a mask, practicing social distancing and following the requirements set out in bar orders. and restaurants, meetings and telecommunications affairs, “said the Secretary of Health, Dr. Rachel Levine in the press release.
Just over 150,000 tests were administered between August 1 and August 7, with 5,231 positive cases. 23,317 test results were reported to the department by 10 a.m. Aug. 7.
The Department of Health reports an increase in a new reported death. There are 7,314 total deaths attributed to COVID-19.