Mississippi State Department of Health

COVID-19 Reports

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Deaths from COVID-19 and Other Causes

A comparison of COVID-19 deaths in Mississippi with deaths from other major causes, including contributing and underlying causes.

Epidemiological Briefs

Reports on selected COVID-19 topics of public health significance.

Long-Term Care Facility Cases and Outbreaks

Updated weekly

Long-term care (LTC) facilities like nursing homes are considered high risk locations because their residents are older or in poor health. A single confirmed COVID-19 infection in an LTC facility resident or employee constitutes an outbreak. Residential care facilities also represent group living facilities where COVID-19 can be easily spread.

These outbreak figures are reported directly to MSDH by the facility. Many of the cases and deaths reported by facilities may not yet be included in our totals of lab-reported cases.

Ongoing Outbreaks in Nursing Homes

Data such as illness in residents and staff, deaths in residents, as well as a number of other data elements are now publicly available on the website of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS). MSDH is providing the following links to view this data, which is reported directly by nursing homes and is updated weekdays.

Note: Cases and deaths listed on the CMS website may not have appeared yet in our county totals, which are based on reports from testing laboratories.



Links referenced
Daily update    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,0,420,html
Epidemiological briefs    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,0,420,983,html
Vaccinations    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,23549,420,971,html
Weekly County Totals    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,0,420,884,html
County data from the CDC    https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/
Mississippi Provisional Death Counts by Week    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,10682,420,pdf/Mortality_09-11.pdf
All Epidemiological Briefs    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,0,420,983,html
Long-term care facility COVID-19 cases and deaths    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,8578,420,pdf/COVID-19_LTCF_Cases.pdf
Residential care facility COVID-19 cases and deaths    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,8660,420,pdf/c19-rcf.pdf
Search for nursing home COVID-19 data    https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-COVID-19-Nursing-Home/COVID-19-Nursing-Home-Dataset/s2uc-8wxp/data
About the CMS COVID-19 dataset    https://data.cms.gov/Special-Programs-Initiatives-COVID-19-Nursing-Home/COVID-19-Nursing-Home-Dataset/s2uc-8wxp
CMS state and national COVID-19 nursing home data    https://data.cms.gov/stories/s/COVID-19-Nursing-Home-Data/bkwz-xpvg
Mississippi COVID-19 Vaccination Report    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,12130,420,pdf/c19_vaccination_report.pdf

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