COVID-19 in Oklahoma: May 16, 2020

Staff Writer
The Daily Ardmoreite


As of this advisory, there are 5,237 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

There are three additional deaths. None of them occurred since May 15 and the others died between April 30 and May 1:

– one in Oklahoma County, a male in the 50-64 age group.

– one in Caddo County, a male in the 65 and older age group.

– one in Cleveland County, a male in the 65 and older age group.

There are 288 total deaths in the state.

This week's Oklahoma COVID-19 Weekly Report is now available.

COVID-19 testing sites are open in multiple cities in Oklahoma as a result of a cross-county, city and state health system partnership.

For more information, visit

COVIDK19 Oklahoma Test Results

Confirmed Positive Cases


*Total Cumulative Negative Specimens to Date


*Total Cumulative Number of Specimens to Date


**Currently Hospitalized


Total Cumulative Hospitalizations


Deaths in the Past 24 hours


Total Cumulative Deaths


*The total includes laboratory information provided to OSDH at the time of the report. Total counts may not reflect unique individuals.

**This number is a combination of hospitalized positive cases and hospitalized persons under investigation, as reported by hospitals at the time of the report. The data reflect a change in calculation and should not be compared to prior data.

Oklahoma State Department of Health