• 6th Feb, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 3,062 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 60 additional deaths.

    • Champaign County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 80s
    • Clay County: 1 female 80s
    • Cook County: 3 males 50s, 1 female 60s, 5 males 60s, 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s, 5 males 80s, 2 males 90s
    • DeKalb County: 1 female 80s
    • DuPage County: 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s, 2 males 80s
    • Edgar County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s
    • Jackson County: 1 male 90s
    • Jefferson County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s
    • Johnson County: 1 male 80s
    • Kane County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Lake County: 1 male 70s
    • LaSalle County: 1 male 40s
    • Livingston County: 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
    • Macon County: 1 male 70s...
  • 5th Feb, 2021

    One-Day Vaccination Record – Almost 75,000 Vaccinations

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 3,660 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 83 additional deaths.

    • Adams County: 1 male 70s
    • Coles County: 1 male 50s
    • Cook County: 1 male 30s, 1 male 40s, 1 female 50s, 1 male 50s, 8 males 60s, 1 female 70s, 3 males 70s, 3 females 80s, 7 males 80s, 4 females 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Effingham County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s
    • Fayette County: 1 male 60s
    • Grundy County: 1 male 70s
    • Jasper County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s
    • Kane County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 50s, 2 females 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Kankakee County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s
    • ...
  • 4th Feb, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 3,328 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 69 additional deaths.

    • Coles County: 1 female 90s
    • Cook County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 50s, 4 females 60s, 2 males 60s, 2 females 70s, 4 males 70s, 3 males 80s, 3 female 90s
    • Cumberland County: 1 female 70s
    • DeKalb County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 50s, 1 male 50s, 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Edgar County: 1 male 90s
    • Effingham County: 1 female 70s
    • Fulton County: 1 male 80s
    • Grundy County: 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Iroquois County: 1 female 80s
    • Jasper County: 1 female 90s
    • Jefferson County: 1 male 50s
    • Kendall County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 70s
    • Lake County: 2...
  • 4th Feb, 2021

    Walgreens adds 78 additional locations

    SPRINGFIELD – The number of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination locations across Illinois continues to increase.  Today, 80 new locations have been added to the list of COVID-19 vaccination locations open to the public for a current total of 390 locations.  The new sites include 78 additional Walgreens locations for a total of 170 stores across the state, as well as two Illinois National Guard supported locations in Cook and St. Clair counties.

    The State of Illinois is partnering with Hy-Vee, Jewel-Osco, Kroger,...

  • 4th Feb, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced Region 4 (Bond, Clinton, Madison, Monroe, Randolph, St. Clair, Washington) is moving to Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan effective today.  Additional 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 Commerce and Economic Opportunity website.

    Phase 4 Guidelines include the following:

    Restaurants and Bars

    • Indoor dining and drinking now permitted for parties of up to 10...
  • 3rd Feb, 2021

    New vaccination record – more than 65,000 doses administered in one day

    Region 4 on target to move to Phase 4 on Thursday

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 3,314 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 69 additional deaths.

    • Adams County: 1 female 70s
    • Boone County: 1 female 60s, 1 female 80s
    • Bureau County: 1male 70s
    • Champaign County: 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
    • Cook County: 1 male 20s, 1 female 30s, 1 male 50s, 3 females 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 6 males 70s, 4 females 80s, 3 males 80s, 2 females 90s, 2 males 90s, 1 female 100+
    • DuPage County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s, 1 male 90s
    • Effingham County: 1 male 80s
    • Henry County: 1 male 70s
    • Jefferson...
  • 3rd Feb, 2021

    Illinois Department of Human Services deploying teams to help vaccinate long-term care residents and staff as quickly as possible

    SPRINGFIELD – In order to increase the limited supply of vaccine to eligible recipients, the State of Illinois is working with Walgreens and CVS pharmacies to temporarily redirect approximately 97,000 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine doses that have not yet been used for the federal Pharmacy Partnership Program to providers across the state.

    After this transfer, approximately 110,000 doses will still remain available for the federal effort to vaccinate long term care residents; the federal program is administering approximately 36,000 doses per week. IDPH will continue to closely monitor the program and additional doses will be directed to the program if needed or if the rate of vaccination accelerates.

    Doses...

  • 3rd Feb, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced Region 8 (DuPage, Kane), and Region 9 (Lake, McHenry) are moving to Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan effective today.  Additional 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 Commerce and Economic Opportunity website.

    Phase 4 Guidelines include the following:

    Restaurants and Bars

    • Indoor dining and drinking now permitted for parties...
  • 2nd Feb, 2021

    More Than One Million COVID-19 Vaccines Administered in Illinois

    Regions 8 and 9 on track to move to Phase 4 on Wednesday

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 2,304 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 47 additional deaths.

    • Boone County: 1 female 70s
    • Champaign County: 2 females 80s
    • Clinton County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 90s
    • Cook County: 2 males 50s, 1 female 60s, 5 males 60s, 3 females 70s, 4 males 70s, 1 female 80s, 5 males 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
    • Lake County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 50s
    • Madison County: 1 male 60s, 2 males 70s, 2 females 80s, 1 male 80s, 2 females 90s
    • McHenry County: 1 male 70s
    • Monroe County: 1 male 70s
    • Montgomery County: 1 female 70s
    • ...
  • 2nd Feb, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced Region 10, suburban Cook County, is moving to Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan effective today. Additional 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 Commerce and Economic Opportunity website.

    Phase 4 Guidelines include the following:

    Restaurants and Bars

    • Indoor dining and drinking now permitted for parties of up to 10 people
    • Seated areas should be...

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