Covid 19: Zero new cases today

Ministry of Health Covid-19 release May 12

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Today we are reporting no new cases of Covid-19.

This means New Zealand’s combined total of confirmed and probable Covid-19 cases remains at 1,497, of which 1,147 are confirmed. 

We now have 1,398 people reported as having recovered from Covid-19, an increase of 12 on yesterday. This is 93% of all confirmed and probable cases.

Today there are again two people receiving hospital-level care for Covid-19 – one each in Middlemore and North Shore hospitals. Neither is in ICU.

We still have 16 significant clusters, four of which are now closed.

There are no additional deaths to report.

Yesterday our laboratories processed 2893 tests, bringing the total number of tests completed to date to 197,084.