As of today, there are 130 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health

Apr 5, 2020 | Press Room

Update includes one additional death related to COVID-19

SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Sunday announced 81 additional positive tests for COVID-19.

Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

  • 21 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 2 new cases in Cibola County
  • 6 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 1 new case in Los Alamos County
  • 9 new cases in McKinley County
  • 1 new case in Otero County
  • 34 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 4 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 1 new case in Socorro County
  • 2 new cases in Valencia County

Today’s announced cases include additional positive tests from the La Vida Llena long-term care facility in Albuquerque, where one additional resident and two additional staff members have now tested positive for COVID-19.

The Department of Health on Sunday also reported one additional death in New Mexico related to COVID-19.

That case is:

  • ​A male in his 40s from McKinley County who died April 5. The individual had underlying chronic medical conditions.

The number of deaths in the state related to COVID-19 is now 12.

Including the above newly reported cases, New Mexico has now had a total of 624 positive tests for COVID-19:

Bernalillo County: 246
Catron County: 1
Chaves County: 13
Cibola County: 14
Curry County: 6
Doña Ana County: 29
Eddy County: 4
Grant County: 1
Lea County: 2
Lincoln County: 1
Los Alamos County: 2
McKinley County: 40
Otero County: 3
Rio Arriba County: 6
Roosevelt County: 1
Sandoval County: 103
San Juan County: 58
San Miguel County: 1
Santa Fe County: 62
Socorro County: 5
Taos County: 13
Torrance County: 6
Valencia County: 7

County totals are subject to change upon further investigation and determination of residency of individuals positive for COVID-19.

As of today, there are 45 individuals hospitalized in New Mexico for COVID-19. This number may include individuals who tested positive for COVID-19 out of state but are currently hospitalized in New Mexico. This number does not include New Mexicans who tested positive for COVID-19 and may have been transferred to a hospital out of state.

As of today, there are 130 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.

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