Today MSDH is reporting 439 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 13 new deaths (one of which was on May 11, identified from death certificate reports). Mississippi's total of COVID-19 cases since March 11 now stands at 15,229 , with 723 deaths. Currently there are 430 Mississippians hospitalized with confirmed COVID-19 infection.
20 of the new cases reported today were among residents in long-term care facilities, and there are now 137 active outbreaks of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities (where an outbreak is one or more cases among residents or staff).
Yazoo County now has 273 cases and four plants.