July 13 NH DHHS COVID-19 update: 16 new positive results with 3 in Manchester; no deaths reported

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CONCORD, NH – On Monday, July 13, 2020, DHHS announced 16 new positive test results for COVID-19. There have now been 6,068 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in New Hampshire. 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 three individuals under the age of 18 and the rest are adults with 56 percent being female and 44 percent being male. The new cases reside Merrimack (4), Rockingham (3), Belknap (1), Grafton (1), and Sullivan (1) Counties, and in the cities of Manchester (3) and Nashua (3).

No new hospitalized cases were identified for a total of 589 (10 percent) of 6,068 cases. Four of the new cases had no identified risk factors. Community-based transmission continues to increase in the State and has been identified in all counties with cases. Most of the remaining cases have either had close contact with a person with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis or have recently traveled to domestic or international locations.


Current Situation in New Hampshire

New Hampshire 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Summary Report (data updated July 13, 2020, 9 a.m.)

NH Persons with COVID-19 (see 1 below)6,068
Recovered5,056 (83%)
Deaths Attributed to COVID-19391 (6%)
Total Current COVID-19 Cases621
Persons Who Have Been Hospitalized for COVID-19589 (10%)
Current Hospitalizations24
Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) (see 2 below)136,028
Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Antibody Laboratory Tests (see 2 below)21,638
Persons with Specimens Submitted to NH PHL33,628
Persons with Test Pending at NH PHL( see 3 below)408
Persons Being Monitored in NH (approximate point in time)3,550

1 Includes specimens positive at any laboratory and those confirmed by CDC confirmatory testing.

2 Includes specimens tested at the NH Public Health Laboratories (PHL), LabCorp, Quest, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and those sent to CDC prior to NH PHL testing capacity.

3 Includes specimens received and awaiting testing at NH PHL. Does not include tests pending at commercial laboratories.

Number of Tests Conducted by Date of Report to NH DHHS

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Tests
Testing Laboratory7/067/077/087/097/107/117/12Daily Average
NH Public Health Laboratories313273504892479195586463
LabCorp288330363249373639676417
Quest Diagnostics174288279315229424155266
Mako Medical261167176323361845280345
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center33110164174121196160137
Other NH Hospital Laboratory3443292252649353n/a**218
Other Laboratory*341553721233327
Total1,4471,5121,7642,2241,6772,3751,8901,841
Antibody Laboratory Tests
Testing Laboratory7/067/077/087/097/107/117/12Daily Average
LabCorp04312019221716
Quest Diagnostics4820115420916313950138
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center13238373214723
Other Laboratory*1321174827
Total6223923427321818376184

* Includes out-of-state public health laboratories, out-of-state hospital laboratories, and other commercial laboratories not already listed in the table. n/a: not available ** Not available at the time of this report.

Number of Persons Tested by Date of Report to NH DHHS

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Tests
Testing Laboratory7/067/077/087/097/107/117/12Daily Average
NH Public Health Laboratories3010527937012710570155
LabCorp233273300205318528675362
Quest Diagnostics148257255247191377134230
Mako Medical46226447711715468
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center29105148154102181148124
Other NH Hospital Laboratory3443292252649353n/a**218
Other Laboratory*211148317192821
Total8511,1021,3191,2909191,4341,1091,146
Antibody Laboratory Tests
Testing Laboratory7/067/077/087/097/107/117/12Daily Average
LabCorp03291916201715
Quest Diagnostics4417814119715213350128
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center12734333014721
Other Laboratory*901064725
Total5420821425520217476169

* Includes out-of-state public health laboratories, out-of-state hospital laboratories, and other commercial laboratories not already listed in the table. ** Not available at the time of this report.

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