• 31st Mar, 2021

    70% of Illinois residents 65 years and older have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,592 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 28 additional deaths.

    • Bureau County: 1 female 80s
    • Cook County: 2 females 40s, 1 male 40s, 1 female 50s, 3 males 50s, 1 female 60s, 2 males 60s, 1 female 70s, 2 males 70s, 3 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 female 100+
    • Franklin County: 1 female 90s
    • Grundy County: 1 female 70s
    • Lake County: 1 male 60s
    • Livingston County: 1 female 80s
    • Rock Island County: 1 female 80s
    • Sangamon County: 1 female 80s
    • Will County: 1 male 60s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,244,585 cases, including 21,301...

  • 30th Mar, 2021

    New COVID-19 Hospital admissions continue to increase preventing advancement to the Bridge Phase

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,404 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 17 additional deaths.

    • Champaign County: 1 female 70s
    • Cook County: 2 males 50s, 3 females 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 90s
    • Lake County: 1 male 40s
    • McHenry County: 1 male 30s
    • Saline County: 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
    • St. Clair County: 1 male 60s
    • Wayne County: 1 male 70s
    • Whiteside County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,241,993 cases, including 21,273 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. Within...

  • 29th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,761 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 5 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 male 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s
    • Peoria County: 1 male 80s
    • Whiteside County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,239,589 cases, including 21,256 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 49,449 specimens for a total of 20,183,744.  As of last night, 1,352 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 280 patients were in the ICU and 128 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

    Because these hospitalization metrics continue...

  • 28th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,250 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 23 additional deaths.

    • Coles County: 1 male 50s
    • Cook County: 1 female 40s, 2 males 40s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 90s
    • Effingham County: 1 female 50s, 1 female 90s
    • Franklin County: 1 male 50s
    • Kane County: 2 males 50s, 1 male 70s
    • Kendall County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s
    • Lake County: 1 male 90s
    • McHenry County: 1 male 80s
    • Ogle County: 1 female 90s
    • Peoria County: 1 male 70s
    • Vermilion County: 1 male 60s
    • Warren County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,237,828 cases, including 21,251 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois....

  • 27th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,678 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 25 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 2 males 70s, 1 male 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s
    • Johnson County: 1 female 80s
    • LaSalle County: 1 male 80s
    • Lee County: 1 male 50s
    • Madison County: 1 female 50s, 1 male 50s, 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s
    • Monroe Cunty: 1 female 60s
    • Vermilion County: 1 male 90s
    • Will County: 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
    • Winnebago County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,235,578 cases, including 21,228 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than...

  • 26th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 3,002 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 33 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 teen, 1 male 40s, 1 female 60s, 2 females 70s, 2 males 70s, 3 females 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
    • Johnson County: 1 male 60s
    • Kane County: 1 male 70s
    • Lake County: 1 male 60s
    • LaSalle County: 1 male 70s
    • Lee County: 1 male 60s
    • Macoupin County: 1 female 60s
    • Madison County: 1 male 30s, 1 female 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s
    • Marshall County: 1 female 30s
    • McLean County: 1 male 90s
    • Peoria County: 1 male 60s
    • Sangamon County: 1 male 80s
    • St. Clair County: 2 males 60s, 2 females 80s
    • Will County: 1 male 70s

    Currently, IDPH...

  • 26th Mar, 2021

    IDPH Authorizes Local Health Departments with Low Demand to Vaccinate Residents 16+ as Federal Projections Show State Expected to Receive 1 Million Doses Next Week

    Rapid Response Vaccination Teams to Deploy to Areas Seeing Upticks to Accelerate Vaccine Administration 

    State Hasn’t Met Metrics for Bridge Phase Reopening as Hospitalizations and Cases Increase in Chicago, Cook County, and Region 1 (Rockford area)

    SPRINGFIELD – To address a concerning possible trend in increasing COVID hospitalizations and case rates, the State of Illinois is launching Rapid Response Vaccination Teams to five counties and expanding vaccine eligibility where demand appears to have waned.

    The Illinois Department of...

  • 25th Mar, 2021

    7-day average for vaccination is more than 101,000

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,190 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 35 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 2 females 60s, 2 females 80s, 3 females 90s, 2 males 90s, 1 female 100+
    • Douglas County: 1 male 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 90s
    • Henry County: 1 male 60s
    • Kane County: 1 female 70s
    • Knox County: 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
    • Lake County: 1 male 60s
    • Macon County: 1 male 60s
    • Madison County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
    • Marion County: 1 male 80s
    • Massac County: 1 male 70s
    • McHenry County: 1 female 60s
    • Menard County: 1 female 70s
    • Randolph County: 1 female 70s
    • ...
  • 24th Mar, 2021

    More than 5 million doses of vaccine administered in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,793 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 20 additional deaths.

    • Champaign County: 1 female 60s
    • Cook County: 1 female 60s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
    • Franklin County: 1 male 70s
    • Fulton County: 1 female 70s
    • Henry County: 1 female 60s
    • Kane County: 2 females 70s
    • Macon County: 1 male 50s
    • McHenry County: 1 male 70s
    • McLean County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
    • Rock Island County: 1 female 80s
    • Shelby County: 1 male 60s
    • St. Clair County: 1 female 70s
    • Stephenson County: 1 female 90s
    • Winnebago County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 90s
    • Woodford County: 1...
  • 23rd Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,832 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 13 additional deaths.

    • Champaign County: 1 male 80s
    • Cook County: 2 females 60s, 3 males 60s, 2 males 80s, 2 females 90s, 1 male 90s
    • St. Clair County: 1 male 50s
    • Tazewell County: 1 female 70s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,224,915 cases, including 21,116 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 49,739 specimens for a total of 19,726,135.  As of last night, 1,270 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 272 patients were in the ICU and 117 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

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