At least 575 coronavirus deaths were reported in the United States on Monday, according to a count by CNN Health.
This is the most reported deaths in the US in a single day since the coronavirus outbreak began.
There have been a total of 3,004 virus-related deaths reported in the US during the outbreak.
On Monday, President Donald Trump said the country was facing a “vital 30 days” ahead, during which the results of his efforts to contain the virus would become known.
US social distancing guidelines were extended by another 30 days, to April 30th.