COVID Summary for 4/6

Restriction of hotels and other lodging providers to provision of lodging for vulnerable populations and essential workers

Emergency Order 27

You can find all the emergency orders issued so far at COVID 19 Emergency Orders

NH DHHS COVID-19 Update – April 6, 2020 
On Monday, April 6, 2020, DHHS announced 46 new positive test results for COVID-19. There have now been 715 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in New Hampshire. Several of the new cases are still under investigation. Of those with complete information, there are three females and one male under the age of 18 and the rest are adults with 54% being female and 37% being male. The new cases reside in Rockingham (15), Hillsborough County other than Manchester and Nashua (4), Merrimack (6), Strafford (2), Cheshire (2), and Belknap (1) counties, and in the cities of Manchester (11) and Nashua (4). The county of residence is being determined for one new case.

Nine new COVID-19-related hospitalizations were reported; thus far, 103 (14%) of the 715 positive cases have been hospitalized.

Community Based Transmission

Eighteen of the new cases have no identified risk factors. Communitybased transmission continues to increase in the State and has been identified in all counties with cases. Most of the remaining cases have either had travel to domestic or international locations or have had close contact with a person with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis.

Total number of cases with no identified risk factors is now more than 267, which is 37% of total positive tests. More than one out of three positive tests are community spread, with no identified risk factors.

There were no additional deaths announced in yesterday’s report. New Hampshire’s total deaths related to COVID-19 stands at 9.

Cases by County

Belknap 18

Carroll 19
Cheshire 13
Coos 1
Grafton 41
Hillsborough – Other 87
Hillsborough – Manchester 116
Hillsborough – Nashua 69
Merrimack 52
Rockingham 246
Strafford 46
Sullivan 6

County TBD 1

New Hampshire 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Summary Report

(data updated April 6, 2020, 9:00 AM)

NH Persons with COVID-191 715
Recovered 151 (21%)
Deaths Attributed to COVID-19 9 (1%)
Total Current COVID-19 Cases 555
Persons Who Have Been Hospitalized for COVID-19 103 (14%)
Persons Tested Negative at Selected Laboratories2 8,019
Persons with Specimens Submitted to NH PHL 4,183
Persons with Test Pending at NH PHL3 49

Persons Being Monitored in NH (approximate point in time) 2,250

NH: 715 positive test results – 9 deaths
MA: 13,837  positive test results – 260 deaths
ME: 499  positive test results – 10 deaths
VT: 543 positive test results – 23 deaths
CT: 6,906 positive test results – 206 death
RI:  1,082 positive test results – 27 deaths
NY: 130,703  positive test results – 4758 deaths
April 6 Case Map

About Rep. Steven Smith

Steven Smith is a member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, serving his 7th term. Rep. Smith currently represents Charlestown, Newport, and Unity. Rep. Smith is the Deputy Speaker of the NH House.
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