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Up To Date MDSH COVID-19 Numbers For Mississippi

Today MSDH is reporting an additional 8,329 cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 17 deaths. All seventeen deaths occurred between January 15 and January 19. Mississippi’s total of COVID-19 cases is now 673,873, with 10,707 deaths.

Among cases and deaths already reported, MSDH has identified 61 additional COVID-19 cases in residents of long-term care facilities and no additional deaths. There are currently 311 ongoing outbreaks of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities.

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Fully vaccinated individuals with a current booster dose are the most highly protected against severe illness from the Omicron variant of COVID-19. Vaccinations and boosters are free and available at any MSDH county health department or from hundreds of providers statewide. Find vaccination and booster information at

If you are homebound, get help with COVID-19 vaccination by emailing, or call 877-978-6453.

Third vaccine doses and booster doses are now available through county health departments for those who qualify. More information at

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To get help with a vaccination appointment, or any COVID-19 related questions, call the Mississippi COVID-19 Hotline at 877-978-6453 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week.