• 25th Jan, 2021

    Regions 8 and 9 on track to move to Tier 1 on Tuesday

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,944 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 49 additional deaths.

    • Boone County: 1 male 60s
    • Coles County: 1 male 70s
    • Cook County: 1 male 40s, 2 males 50s, 3 females 60s, 2 males 60s, 2 females 70s, 2 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s, 3 males 90s
    • DeKalb County: 1 female 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 60s, 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s
    • Fulton County: 1 male 80s
    • Henry County: 1 male 90s
    • Kane County: 1 female 50s, 1 male 50s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
    • Lake County: 2 males 50s, 1 female 60s
    • Macoupin County: 1 female 80s
    • Madison County: 1 female 60s, 1 female 90s...
  • 25th Jan, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced Region 1 (Boone, Carroll, DeKalb, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Stephenson, Whiteside, Winnebago) and Region 2 (Bureau, Fulton, Grundy, Henderson, Henry, Kendall, Knox, La Salle, Livingston, Marshall, McDonough, McLean, Mercer, Peoria, Putnam, Rock Island, Stark, Tazewell, Warren, Woodford) are moving to Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan effective today.  Information about which tier and phase regions are in can be found at the top of the IDPH website homepage.  

    A Phase 4 Guidelines Overview can be found on the Illinois Department of...

  • 25th Jan, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has several mobile testing teams that are dispatched to various locations around the state each week to provide COVID-19 testing.  Anyone can be tested, regardless of symptoms or immigration status.  There is no cost to the individual for testing, but they should bring their insurance card if they have one.  However, insurance is not required.  Specimens will be collected using a simple nasal swab.  Drive-through and walk-up testing are both available at most locations. 

    County Date Location Address Hours
    Bond January 26 & 28 Bond County Fairgrounds...
  • 25th Jan, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has several mobile testing teams that are dispatched to various locations around the state each week to provide COVID-19 testing.  Anyone can be tested, regardless of symptoms or immigration status.  There is no cost to the individual for testing, but they should bring their insurance card if they have one.  However, insurance is not required.  Specimens will be collected using a simple nasal swab.  Drive-through and walk-up testing are both available at most locations. 

    County Date Location Address Hours
    Bureau January 26 & 28 Bureau County Health...
  • 25th Jan, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has several mobile testing teams that are dispatched to various locations around the state each week to provide COVID-19 testing.  Anyone can be tested, regardless of symptoms or immigration status.  There is no cost to the individual for testing, but they should bring their insurance card if they have one.  However, insurance is not required.  Specimens will be collected using a simple nasal swab.  Drive-through and walk-up testing are both available at most locations. 

    County Date Location Address Hours
    Boone January 27 & 29 Boone County...
  • 24th Jan, 2021

    Regions 1 and 2 on track to move to Phase 4 on Monday

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 40 additional deaths.

    • Clinton County: 1 male 70s
    • Cook County: 1 female 40s, 1 male 50s, 1 female 60s, 2 males 60s, 3 females 70s, 6 males 70s, 2 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 2 females 90s
    • DeKalb County: 1 male 70s
    • Dewitt County: 1 male 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 100+
    • Effingham County: 1 male 70s
    • Jefferson County: 1 female 70s
    • Knox County: 1 male 70s
    • Lake County: 1 male 50s, 1 female 70s
    • Logan County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 90s
    • Macon County: 1 female 80s
    • Madison County: 1 female 50s, 1 male 60s
    • McHenry County: 1 female...
  • 23rd Jan, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 5,152 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 97 additional deaths.

    • Adams County: 1 male 80s
    • Boone County: 1 female 50s
    • Champaign County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
    • Christian County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s
    • Cook County: 1 female 30s, 1 female 40s, 1 male 40s, 1 female 50s, 1 male 50s, 3 females 60s, 3 males 60s, 4 females 70s, 2 males 70s, 3 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 2 females 90s, 2 males 90s
    • DeKalb County: 2 males 80s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 30s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
    • Effingham County: 1 female 80s
    • Jo Daviess County: 1 male 70s
    • Kane County: 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 2 males 80s
    • Kankakee County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 80s
    • Lake County: 2...
  • 23rd Jan, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced Region 10 (suburban Cook) and Region 11 (city of Chicago) are moving to Tier 1 effective today.  Information about which tier and phase regions are in can be found at the top of the IDPH website homepage.  

    IDPH will continue to closely monitor test positivity, ICU bed availability, and the number of people in the hospital with COVID-19.  Should data show regions trending in the wrong direction, based on the established mitigation metrics, regions could once again find themselves in a higher tier with increased measures.

    Metrics for moving from a higher to lower tier are as follows:

    ...

  • 22nd Jan, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 7,042 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 95 additional deaths.

    • Adams County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s
    • Coles County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 90s
    • Cook County: 1 female 30s, 1 female 50s, 3 males 50s, 8 females 60s, 9 males 60s, 1 female 70s, 11 males 70s, 5 females 80s, 4 males 80s, 1 male 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 70s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Hancock County: 1 male 80s
    • Kane County: 1 male 60s, 2 females 80s
    • Lake County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s
    • Madison County: 1 female 80s
    • Marshall County: 1 female 70s
    • McHenry County: 1 female 70s
    • McLean County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
    • Montgomery County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 90s
    • ...
  • 22nd Jan, 2021

    Regions 10 and 11 on track to advance to Tier 1 on Saturday

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced Region 4 (Bond, Clinton, Madison, Monroe, Randolph, St. Clair, Washington) is moving to Tier 2 effective today.  All 11 regions have now moved out of Tier 3 mitigations.  If metrics continue to improve or are stable, regions 10 and 11 are on track to advance to Tier 1 on...

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