• 10th Sep, 2021

    More than 79% of Illinois adults have received at least one vaccine dose and more than 62% are fully vaccinated

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 26,062 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 197 additional deaths since reporting last Friday, September 3, 2021.  More than 79% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and more than 62% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  Of Illinois’ total population, more than 66% has received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and more than 51% of Illinois’ total population is fully vaccinated.

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,564,386 cases, including 24,261 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases...

  • 3rd Sep, 2021

    More than 78% of Illinois adults have received at least one vaccine dose and more than 61% are fully vaccinated

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 30,319 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 178 additional deaths since reporting last Friday, August 27, 2021. More than 78% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and more than 61% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,538,324 cases, including 24,067 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. Since reporting on Friday, August 27, 2021, laboratories have reported 609,585 specimens for a total of 29,177,...

  • 2nd Sep, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The COVID-19 Community-Based Testing Site in Peoria is reopening on Friday, September 3, 2021.  Testing will resume at the Peoria Civic Center located at 698 Fulton St. in Peoria, Illinois.  Vaccinations will also be available at the Peoria Civic Center site.  Free testing and vaccinations are open to anyone regardless of insurance and immigration status will not be asked.

    Free COVID-19 Testing and Vaccinations
    Peoria Civic Center
    698 Fulton St., Peoria
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday
    8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

    With the reopening of the Peoria Civic Center location, Illinois has 10 community-based testing sites around the state.  Additional information on these sites, as well as additional testing locations can be found at http://dph.illinois.gov/testing.