#CoronavirusNewsDesk – Rhode Island’s #COVID19 Positive Test Rate, Hospitalisations On The Rise

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s coronavirus test positivity rate and the number of people in the hospital with COVID-19 are continuing to climb, according to state Department of Health data released Friday: The 7-day rolling average of the positivity rate in the state has now risen over the past two weeks from about 1.1% on Oct. 1 to nearly 2.1% on ………………The 198 new positive cases were out of about 6,600 tests, a 3% positivity rate.

Published: Oct.16: 2020: Rhode Island’s Coronavirus Positive Test Rate, Hospitalizations On The Rise