The NMDOH reported 6,919 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday. Officials said a technical issue artificially lowered Tuesday’s daily case count – approximately 1,000 cases were received after the tech disruption. In addition to that, 2,540 new COVID-19 cases were reported by one laboratory, and that included cases that were recently tested over the past 12 days. Those new cases were all included in Wednesday’s report.
The latest cases include:
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2,005 new cases in Bernalillo County
7 new cases in Catron County
844 new cases in Chaves County
78 new cases in Cibola County
44 new cases in Colfax County
131 new cases in Curry County
12 new cases in De Baca County
1012 new cases in Doña Ana County
90 new cases in Eddy County
67 new cases in Grant County
19 new cases in Guadalupe County
1 new case in Harding County
12 new cases in Hidalgo County
265 new cases in Lea County
53 new cases in Lincoln County
41 new cases in Los Alamos County
36 new cases in Luna County
255 new cases in McKinley County
10 new cases in Mora County
101 new cases in Otero County
30 new cases in Quay County
126 new cases in Rio Arriba County
49 new cases in Roosevelt County
427 new cases in Sandoval County
374 new cases in San Juan County
78 new cases in San Miguel County
488 new cases in Santa Fe County
3 new cases in Sierra County
25 new cases in Socorro County
42 new cases in Taos County
46 new cases in Torrance County
15 new cases in Union County
125 new cases in Valencia County
4 new cases among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Processing Center
1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Lea County Correctional Facility
2 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Springer Correctional Center in Colfax County
1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Western New Mexico Correctional Facility in Cibola County
The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 6,073.
As of Wednesday, New Mexico has reported a total of 388,215 cases.
As of Wednesday, there are 569 individuals hospitalized in New Mexico for COVID-19.
There are 321,089 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the NMDOH.