June 15 COVID-19 Update: Numbers Plummet in Montgomery County; Over 11.2 Million Vaccinations to Date in PA

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Montgomery County reported 54 new positive cases of COVID-19 in the last seven days (June 9-15th) bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 59,135 countywide since March 7, 2020.

There are currently 25 people hospitalized in Montgomery County hospitals due to severe COVID-19 symptoms. Of those COVID-19 patients, 4 are on ventilators.

There are zero new COVID-19 deaths reported in Montgomery County since June 2, 2021. The current total deaths are numbered at 1,329 in Montgomery County, since March 7, 2020.

Find the Cases and Deaths by Municipality here.

Vaccine Information

  • The COVID-19 vaccine is available for everyone age 16 and over who lives or works in Montgomery County, as well as the Pfizer vaccine for teens aged 12-15.
  • Anyone under the age of 18 attending a COVID-19 vaccination clinic must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 
  • To learn more about criteria for each phase or to register for an appointment, visit here. Weekly schedule is also noted under this link.
  • Residents are encouraged to check the county’s frequently asked questions webpage on the COVID-19 vaccine, which is being updated weekly.  
  • Call: 833-875-3967, Monday – Saturday (8:00am – 8:00pm)

In Montgomery County, 484,999 people have been partially vaccinated, and 330,104 have been fully vaccinated.

In Pennsylvania, approximately 11,244,192 total vaccines have been administered.

Neighboring Counties

The following is an update in COVID-19 data from Montgomery County’s neighboring counties, as provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

As of June 15, 2021:

CountyTotal CasesTotal Deaths
Berks County48,3331,037
Bucks County60,7411,316
Chester County40,736821
Delaware County52,3531,401
Lehigh County39,794861
Philadelphia County149,4583,737

Pennsylvania COVID-19 Update:
The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 453 new positive cases of COVID-19 over the last few days, bringing the statewide total to 1,209,136 cases.

There are 512 people currently hospitalized due to severe COVID-19 symptoms, with 130 of those people in intensive care.

There were 24 new COVID-19 deaths reported across the State over the weekend, bringing the State’s total death registry to 27,514.

Vaccine highlights

Federal data representing all 67 counties:

  • According to the CDC, as of Tuesday morning, June 15, Pennsylvania has administered first doses of vaccine to 60.9% of its entire population, and the state ranks 9th among all 50 states for first doses administered by the percentage of the population.
  • According to the CDC, as of Tuesday morning, June 15, 57.5% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated while 73.6% have received their first dose. 
  • According to the CDC, as of Tuesday morning, June 15 Pennsylvania ranks 5th among all 50 states for total doses administered.

Statewide data representing the 66 counties within the Department of Health’s vaccine jurisdiction:

  • Vaccine providers have administered 11,244,192 total vaccine doses as of Monday, June 14.
  • 5,082,669 people are fully vaccinated: with a seven-day moving average of more than 35,000 people per day receiving vaccinations.
  • 1,427,660 people are partially vaccinated, meaning they have received one dose of a two-dose vaccine.
  • 6,546,417 people have received at least their first dose.
  • This week, a total of 12,546,160 doses will have been allocated through June 19:
    • 299,960 first/single doses will have been allocated this week.
    • 299,960 second doses will have been allocated this week.
  • To date, we have administered 11,244,192 doses total through June 14:
    • First/single doses:  6,546,417 administered
    • Second doses:  4,697,775 administered
  • Fully vaccinated people may choose not to wear a mask indoors or outdoors unless the business or organization requires it, following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Stay well:

  • Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
  • Cover any coughs or sneezes with your elbow, not your hands.
  • Clean surfaces frequently.
  • Stay home to avoid spreading COVID-19, especially if you are unwell.
  • If you must go out, please wear a mask when in a business or where it is difficult to maintain proper social distancing.

COVID-19 Testing in Montgomery County:

  • Montgomery County’s testing sites are by appointment only.
  • Register online or call 610-970-2937, and are self-administered.
  • Additional testing sites, many of which operate over the weekend, can be found here.

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