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As of July 3, 2020, 3 p.m.

COVID-19 Confirmed Cases: 90,493

Hospitalizations: 11,653

ICU Admissions: 2,413

Deaths: 2,856

Click here to see the most recent map and numbers from the Georgia Department of Public Health. Information is updated every day at 3 p.m.

Data Submissions to HHS Through TeleTracking Due July 6 for Future Supplies of Remdesivir from Federal Government
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced an agreement to secure remdesivir from Gilead Sciences for the U.S. through September. Hospitals will receive a TeleTracking survey link directly from HHS. According to this AHA Bulletin, hospitals will be asked to submit data through the TeleTracking portal by Monday at 8 p.m. ET every two weeks beginning July 6. *It is very important that hospitals complete this survey as it will determine Georgia's allocation for the next phase of remdesivir distribution. Going forward, Georgia allocations will be available for purchase by your hospital pharmacies directly from AmeriSourceBergen.

Gov. Kemp 'Wear a Mask' Flyaround Tour Wraps Up 

On Thursday, July 2, Gov. Brian Kemp and Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner Kathleen Toomey visited Southeast Georgia Medical Center, the final stop of their 'Wear a Mask' flyaround tour. The purpose of the tour was to encourage Georgians to follow the guidance of public health officials to stop the spread of COVID-19.