(Updated 6/3/2020 at 12:00 pm)

~57,293 positive cases in Florida residents and 1,471 positive cases in non-Florida residents~

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. —The Florida Department of Health (DOH), in order to provide more comprehensive data, releases a report on COVID-19 cases in Florida once per day. The DOH COVID-19 dashboard is also providing updates once per day. The state also provides a report detailing surveillance data for every Florida county, which is available here.

Test results for more than 28,600 individuals were reported to DOH as of midnight, on Tuesday, June 2. Today, as reported at 11 a.m., there are:

  • 1,317 new positive COVID-19 cases (1,292 Florida residents and 25 non-Florida residents)
  • 36 Florida resident deaths related to COVID-19

The percent of those testing positive for COVID-19 overall is 5 percent. On June 2, 4.6 percent of new cases** tested positive.

There are a total of 58,764 Florida cases*** with 2,566 deaths related to COVID-19.

Since data reported at 11 a.m. on June 3, the deaths of seventy Florida residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have been reported in Alachua, Baker, Broward, Charlotte, Clay, Dade, Duval, Escambia, Hendry, Hillsborough, Lee, Palm Beach, Polk and Volusia counties.

Florida long-term care facility data:

    • The list of long-term care facilities with active COVID-19 cases is available here.
    • The list of long-term care facilities with deaths is available here, which is updated weekly.

To date, 1,306 individuals that were staff or residents of a long-term care facility have died.

Back to School Immunizations

DOH-Lee Plans Weekend Immunization Clinics

 

Fort Myers, Fla. — The Florida Department of Health in Lee County (DOH-Lee) is reminding parents of kindergartners, 7th graders, out-of-state, transfer, and college students to make sure their children’s immunizations are up to date before the start of the new school year.

 

The Department is accepting appointments for back to school immunizations and will be hosting weekend clinics, only for back to school immunizations, at two locations.

 

All students are required to receive the Tdap booster before entering 7th grade. Children may receive the Tdap booster as early as age 11. Vaccines are free of charge for children through age 18.

 

Location 1:                                                     Appointment Times Available:                   

Florida Department of Health                         Monday to Friday        9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

3920 Michigan Avenue                                   Saturday, June 6        9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Fort Myers, FL 33916                                     Saturday, July 11        9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

 

Location 2:                                                     Appointment Times Available:                   

Florida Department of Health                         Saturday, June 13      9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

83 Pondella Road                                           Saturday, July 18        9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

North Fort Myers, FL 33903

 

Services will be provided by appointment only to adhere to social distancing guidelines. One parent may attend the appointment with their child and both parent and child will be required to wear a face covering. Parents are advised to reschedule if they or their child are not feeling well on the day of their appointment.

 

Appointments can be made by calling (239) 461-6100. Additional information on school required immunizations and COVID-19 can be found online at lee.floridahealth.gov

 

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