New CODID-19 Cases:
According to the Maryland Department of Health dashboard Maryland added 1,541 new cases of COVID-19 on November 6th. This is the largest one day increase since May 19th (1,784 cases added on that date).
Here in Howard County we added 63 new cases (per the data reported on the dashboard). This is the largest one day increase (per that dashboard) since June 11th (91 cases added on that date).
Here is a Google spreadsheet of information to look at past data: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1OVZO0oIaEC__KXZ9LwtnhawO1NhdqE78VJ9Hd5LCQ0k/edit#gid=0
Current beds in use:
Maryland is now reporting 609 beds in use due to COVID-19 across the state. This is the most beds in use reported since June 20th (644 beds in use on that day).
Howard County has not released beds in use totals today (it was reported at 11 yesterday).
Testing positivity went up again today and is now at 4.37% (up 0.16%).
Here are also resources on COVID-19 data:
Here is a site to watch for information on Maryland cases: https://phpa.health.maryland.gov/Pages/Novel-coronavirus.aspx
Here is the site to keep an eye on in Howard County for updates: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/Health/MM-Alerts-and-Recalls
I have a Google spreadsheet for tracking some of the daily Maryland and Howard County numbers and my weekly numbers: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1OVZO0oIaEC__KXZ9LwtnhawO1NhdqE78VJ9Hd5LCQ0k/edit?usp=sharing