June 29 NH DHHS COVID-19 update: 14 new positive cases with 3 in Manchester; no deaths reported

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CONCORD, NH – On Monday, June 29, 2020, DHHS announced 14 new positive test results for COVID-19. There have now been 5,760 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 is one individual under the age of 18 and the rest are adults, with 43 percent being female and 57 percent being male. The new cases reside in Hillsborough County other than Manchester and Nashua (4), Cheshire (2), Merrimack (2), and Rockingham (1) counties, and in the cities of Manchester (3) and Nashua (2).

No new hospitalized cases were identified for a total of 565 (10 percent) of 5,760 cases. Two of the new cases had no identified risk factors. Community-based transmission continues to occur in the State and has been identified in all counties. Most of the remaining cases have had close contact with a person with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis or are associated with an outbreak setting.


 Current Situation in New Hampshire

New Hampshire 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Summary Report (data updated June 29, 2020, 9 a.m.)

NH Persons with COVID-19 (see 1 below) 5,760
Recovered 4,435 (77%)
Deaths Attributed to COVID-19 367 (6%)
Total Current COVID-19 Cases 958
Persons Who Have Been Hospitalized for COVID-19 565 (10%)
Current Hospitalizations 34
Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) (see 2 below) 118,298
Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Antibody Laboratory Tests (see 2 below) 19,051
Persons with Specimens Submitted to NH PHL 31,868
Persons with Test Pending at NH PHL (see 3 below) 58
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 Laboratory 6/22 6/23 6/24 6/25 6/26 6/27 6/28 Daily Average
NH Public Health Laboratories 76 281 285 280 538 111 534 301
LabCorp 175 332 607 575 386 366 184 375
Quest Diagnostics 554 1037 666 210 374 457 502 543
Mako Medical 68 446 359 670 771 566 157 434
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center 66 21 197 168 71 204 155 126
Other NH Hospital Laboratory 503 297 292 274 35 46 n/a** 241
Other Laboratory* 14 33 43 20 7 17 37 24
Total 1,456 2,447 2,449 2,197 2,182 1,756 1,569 2,008
Antibody Laboratory Tests
Testing Laboratory 6/22 6/23 6/24 6/25 6/26 6/27 6/28 Daily Average
LabCorp 0 12 24 41 26 37 16 22
Quest Diagnostics 84 224 152 210 155 226 53 158
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center 0 20 31 19 19 26 5 17
Other Laboratory* 0 13 2 2 12 11 3 6
Total 84 269 209 272 212 300 77 203

* 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 Laboratory 6/22 6/23 6/24 6/25 6/26 6/27 6/28 Daily Average
NH Public Health Laboratories 52 90 68 75 168 130 142 104
LabCorp 157 275 511 479 347 322 150 320
Quest Diagnostics 393 613 552 370 316 410 430 441
Mako Medical 5 35 62 115 175 128 36 79
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center 66 19 172 150 55 179 133 111
Other NH Hospital Laboratory 503 297 292 274 35 46 n/a** 241
Other Laboratory* 14 27 39 20 6 16 32 22
Total 1,190 1,356 1,696 1,483 1,102 1,231 923 1,283
Antibody Laboratory Tests
Testing Laboratory 6/22 6/23 6/24 6/25 6/26 6/27 6/28 Daily Average
LabCorp 0 9 20 36 25 31 15 19
Quest Diagnostics 80 207 140 196 145 206 50 146
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center 0 19 25 16 17 22 5 15
Other Laboratory* 0 13 1 2 8 8 1 5
Total 80 248 186 250 195 267 71 185

* 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.