PARKLAND, FL- Tuesday was another high day with 7,350 new Coronavirus cases. The percent of positive results ranged from 6.27% to 9.98% over the past 2 weeks and was 8.64% yesterday on Monday, November 16, 2020. This percentage calculated is for people that test positive for the first time and does not include people that had previously tested positive.

Here are the current numbers according to the Florida Department of Health as of Tuesday, November 17, 2020:

Florida has 897,323 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 7,459 in 1 day.  

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Broward County has 96,700 confirmed cases, an increase of 966 in 1 day.

Parkland has 767 confirmed cases, an increase of 6 in 1 day.

Coral Springs has 4,509 confirmed cases, an increase of 24 in 1 day.

Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 17,644​​​​​​​ an increase of 85 in 1 day.

Broward County has 6,484 (6.7%) hospitalizations with 1,598 (1.7%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 2 in 1 day. The median age is 39.

Broward County Percent Positive: 7.7% per the latest data on November 15, 2020.

Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 1136 (21.9%) beds available and 107 (23.2%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on November 16, 2020.

Parkland Schools:

  • Heron Heights Elementary: 2 cases
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas: 1 case 
  • Park Trails Elementary: 4 cases
  • Riverglades Elementary: 2 cases
  • Somerset Parkland Academy: 3 cases
  • Westglades Middle School: 3 cases 

 

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