• 15th Mar, 2021

    Record 7-day vaccine administration average at more than 102,000 doses daily

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 782 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 12 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 female 30s, 2 males 50s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 2 females 80s, 1 female 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 80s
    • Kane County: 1 male 80s
    • Peoria County: 1 male 60s
    • Will County: 1 female 70s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,210,113 cases, including 20,955 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 39,145 specimens for a total of 19,170,243.  As of last night, 1,112 individuals in Illinois were...

  • 14th Mar, 2021

    More than 4 million doses of vaccine administered in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,484 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 19 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 1 female 50s, 2 males 50s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 100+
    • Fulton County: 1 male 80s
    • Jackson County: 1 male 80s
    • Jersey County: 1 female 60s
    • Kane County: 1 male 70s
    • Kankakee County: 1 male 50s
    • Lake County: 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Lee County: 1 male 80s
    • Pulaski County: 1 male 60s
    • Rock Island County: 1 male 60s
    • St. Clair County: 1 female 70s
    • Whiteside County: 1 male 70s
    • Will County: 1 male 80s
    • Williamson County: 1 male 70s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total...

  • 13th Mar, 2021

    More than 152,000 COVID-19 vaccines administered in Illinois yesterday

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,675 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 23 additional deaths.

    • Champaign County: 1 female 80s
    • Cook County: 2 males 40s, 2 females 50s, 2 males 50s, 1 male 60s, 2 females 70s, 2 males 70s, 1 female 80s, 2 females 90s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 80s
    • Lee County: 1 male 80s
    • Madison County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 80s, 1 male over 100
    • McLean County: 1 female 80s
    • Will County: 1 female 70s
    • Winnebago County: 1 female 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,207,847 cases, including 20,924 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older...

  • 12th Mar, 2021

    Vaccine Appointment Call Center open 7 days a week at 833-621-1284

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today launched the Vaccine Appointment Call Center to assist people who do not have access to or who have difficulty navigating online services in making appointments to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. As Illinois begins to receive significantly more vaccine from the federal government and appointments become more widely available, this call center will be critical in bridging the digital divide and ensuring the vaccine reaches all communities.

    “We want to make sure our most vulnerable populations, such as our seniors and individuals in heavily impacted communities who may not have access to online services, are able to make appointments to receive the COVID-19 vaccine,” said IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike.  “While vaccine is...

  • 12th Mar, 2021

    Approximately 54% of those 65 years and older vaccinated in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,763 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 39 additional deaths.

    • Adams County: 1 male 80s
    • Cass County: 1 male 80s
    • Clark County: 1 female 50s
    • Cook County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 70s
    • DuPage County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 80s
    • Edwards County: 1 male 90s
    • Fulton County: 1 female 90s
    • Grundy County: 1 female 70s
    • Iroquois County: 1 female 70s
    • Kane County: 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
    • Lake County: 1 female 80s
    • Madison County: 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s
    • Massac County: 1 female 80s
    • McDonough County: 1 female 60s
    • ...
  • 11th Mar, 2021

    Highest 7-day vaccination average with more than 98,000 doses administered

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,700 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 55 additional deaths.

    • Adams County: 1 male 90s
    • Alexander County: 1 male 70s
    • Bureau County: 1 female 60s
    • Cass County: 1 male 70s
    • Cook County: 1 female 20s, 1 male 30s, 2 females 40s, 1 female 50s, 2 males 50s, 1 female 60s, 3 males 60s, 4 females 70s, 5 males 70s, 5 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 males 90s, 1 female over 100
    • DuPage County: 2 males 80s
    • Edwards County: 1 male 60s
    • Fayette County: 1 male 80s
    • Grundy County: 1 male 50s, 1 female 80s
    • Jackson County: 1 female 70s
    • Lake County: 1 male 60s, 1 male...
  • 10th Mar, 2021

    Highest 7-day vaccination average with more than 95,000 doses administered

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,682 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 30 additional deaths.

    • Christian County: 1 female 90s
    • Coles County: 1 female 50s
    • Cook County: 2 males 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 2 males 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Edgard County: 1 male 50s
    • Fayette County: 1 male 70s
    • Jefferson County: 1 male 60s
    • Kane County: 1 male 30s, 1 female 70s
    • Kendall County: 1 female 70s
    • Lake County: 1 female 80s, 1 female 90s
    • Ogle County: 1 female 80s
    • Perry County: 1 male 50s
    • Rock Island County: 1 female 60s
    • St. Clair County: 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 2 females 70s...
  • 9th Mar, 2021

    Half of all Illinoisans 65 years and older have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,510 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 16 additional deaths.

    • Champaign County: 1 male 40s, 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s
    • Cook County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s
    • Kane County: 1 female 30s
    • Lake County: 1 female 60s, 1 female 70s
    • LaSalle County: 1 female 80s
    • Madison County: 1 male 60s
    • McHenry County: 1 male 80s
    • Monroe County: 1 male 90s
    • Rock Island County: 1 female 90s
    • Winnebago County: 1 male 60s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,201,027 cases, including 20,781 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of...

  • 8th Mar, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,182 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 5 additional deaths.

    • Christian County: 1 female 70s
    • Cook County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 90s
    • Monroe County: 1 male 90

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,199,517 cases, including 20,767 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 39,636 specimens for a total of 18,679,826.  As of last night, 1,178 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 266 patients were in the ICU and 118 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators.

    The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of...

  • 7th Mar, 2021

    Record high 7-day average for vaccine administration – more than 93,000 doses

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 1,068 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 14 additional deaths.

    • Cook County: 2 males 40s, 1 female 60s, 1 male 60s, 1 male 80s
    • Kankakee County: 1 male 60s
    • Kendall County: 1 female 70s
    • Lake County: 1 male 70s
    • Livingston County; 1 female 60s
    • Madison County: 1 female 40s, 1 female 60s
    • Massac County: 1 male 70s
    • Peoria County: 1 female 80s
    • Will County: 1 male 80s

    Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 1,198,335 cases, including 20,763 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. Within the past 24...

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