Masks and other equipment
I received a lot of questions regarding where businesses who are reopening can get masks. Application information, as well as other information for businesses from the Department of Business and Economic Affairs can be found at Update for NH Businesses
For information regarding federal planning for reopening, please see Federal COVID Update May 5 2020
There were also questions about how states receive PPE and other supplies. To learn more about this supply chain and how it works, please see Masks and Other PPE – Project Air Bridge
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New Hampshire has launched a new web portal to help people sign up for unemployment benefits.
State education officials said Tuesday that in-person graduation ceremonies can still be held in New Hampshire, but only if students are easily able to physically distance themselves.
City and town officials have until June 1 to make their first requests for reimbursement of COVID-19-related expenses from a $32 million pool, Gov. Chris Sununu’s office announced Tuesday.
On Tuesday, May 5, 2020, DHHS announced 50 new positive test results for COVID-19. There have now been 2,636 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in New Hampshire. The number of tests reported today is lower due to specimens collected during Saturday or Sunday, when healthcare providers typically see fewer patients. 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 four individuals under the age of 18 and the rest are adults with 56% being female and 44% being male. The new cases reside in Rockingham (11), Hillsborough County other than Manchester and Nashua (6), Merrimack (5), Strafford (5) Carroll (1), Cheshire (1), Grafton (1) and counties, and in the cities of Manchester (16) and Nashua (3). The county of residence is being determined for one new case.
Nine new hospitalized cases were identified for a total of 295 (11%) of 2,636 cases. Current hospitalizations stand at 115.
Three of the new cases have no identified risk factors.
DHHS has also announced 6 additional deaths related to COVID-19.
• One female resident of Strafford County, who was 60 years of age or older
County TBD 15
(data updated May 5, 2020, 9:00 AM)
Persons Being Monitored in NH (approximate point in time) 2,875