There were 1.3 million coronavirus tests completed in Massachusetts as of Friday, Gov. Charlie Baker announced during an afternoon news conference today.
There were 143 new positive Covid-19 tests reported for a total of 106,707 cases, according to the governor. The positivity rate is now at 1.7% in Massachusetts.
There are currently 557 people hospitalized, including 77 people in the intensive care unit, Baker said.
Baker said that there are six hospitals using some form of surge capacity in Massachusetts but they aren't all due to Covid-19.