• 22nd Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,220 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 22 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 female 50, 1 male 60, 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s, 2 females 80s, 5 males 80s, 1 female 90s, 3 males 90s
    • DeKalb County: 1 female 20s, 1 male 60s
    • Lake County: 1 male 60s
    • Marshall County: 1 male 80s
    • Rock Island County: 1 male 80s
    • Will County: 1 male 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,223,083 cases, including 21,103 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 47,374 specimens for a total of 19,676,396.  As of last night, 1,182 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the...

  • 22nd Mar, 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
    St. Clair March 22 & 24 Emerson Park Station...
  • 22nd Mar, 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
    Macon March 22, 24, 26 Decatur Civic Center 1 Gary K...
  • 22nd Mar, 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
    Cook March 23 Auburn Gresham 7938 S....
  • 21st Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,431 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 22 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 male 30s, 2 females 50s, 1 male 50s, 2 males 60s, 1 female 70s, 2 males 70s, 1 female 80s, 4 males 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 90s
    • Fulton County: 1 male 60s
    • Grundy County: 1 male 80s
    • Madison County: 1 male 70s
    • McDonough County: 1 male 60s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,221,863 cases, including 21,081 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 70,102 specimens for a total of 19,629,022.  As of last night, 1,132 individuals in Illinois were...

  • 20th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,962 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 25 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 female 30s, 1 male 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 2 males 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
    • Douglas County: 1 female 90s
    • Franklin County: 1 female 90s
    • Madison County: 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s
    • McHenry County: 1 male 80s
    • McLean County: 1 female 90s
    • Moultrie County: 1 female 100+
    • Ogle County: 1 male 80s
    • Sangamon County: 1 female 90s
    • St. Clair County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 80s
    • Will County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,220,432 cases, including 21,059 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The...

  • 20th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – As the weather beings to warm up, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reminding people to beware of potentially rabid bats and other animals.  While August and September are typically when the greatest number of bats are submitted for rabies testing, last week the DuPage County Health Department reported this year’s first bat testing positive for rabies.   

    “Most cases of rabies found in Illinois are found in bats,” said Director Ezike.  “Although the majority of bats are not infected with rabies, it is important to avoid touching bats and to make sure your home has no openings where bats can enter.”

    In addition to bites, rabies can also be contracted when saliva from a rabid animal gets directly into a person’s eyes, nose, mouth, or a wound.  People usually know when they have been bitten by a bat, but bats have very small teeth and the...

  • 19th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,380 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 12 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s
    • Dewitt County: 1 male 70s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 90s
    • Kankakee County: 1 female 70s
    • Lake County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
    • LaSalle County: 1 female 70s
    • Morgan County: 1 male 40s
    • Rock Island County: 1 male 90s
    • Whiteside County: 1 male 70s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,218,470 cases, including 21,034 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 92,161 specimens for a total of 19,481,259.  As of last night, 1,132 individuals...

  • 18th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,325 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 34 additional deaths.

    • Champaign County: 1 female 80s
    • Cook County; 1 male 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 2 females 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
    • Cumberland County: 1 male 60s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 70s, 2 males 70s, 1 male 90s
    • Kane County: 1 female 50s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Lake County: 1 male 70s
    • Madison County: 1 male 60s, 2 males 90s
    • Rock Island Cunty: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s
    • St. Clair County: 1 male 70s
    • Vermilion County: 1 male 70s
    • Whiteside County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s
    • Will County: 2 males 60s, 1 male 80s, 2 females 90s

    Currently, IDPH...

  • 17th Mar, 2021

    Vaccine allocation data now posted on the IDPH website

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,655 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 17 additional deaths.

    • Boone County: 1 male 70s
    • Cook County: 1 female 40s, 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
    • Grundy County: 1 male 30s, 1 female 60s
    • Kane County: 1 male 90s
    • Madison County: 1 male 50s, 2 females 80s, 1 male 80s
    • Randolph County: 1 male 90s
    • Will County: 1 male 60s
    • Winnebago County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,213,765 cases, including 20,988 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,...

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