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COVID-19 in McLean County for the week of 6-10-21 to 6-16-21 - new cases:24; total confirmed cases:18,437; deaths:233; recovered:18,179; hospitalized:0; home isolation:25; gender percentage:female-53%/male-47%; age ranges - <1:100; 1-17:2,464; 18:582; 19:764; 20s:4,957; 30s:2,469; 40s:2,251; 50s:2,068; 60s:1,456; 70s:744; 80s:383; 90s:190; 100+:9. Cases by race - White:11,251; Black:1,670; Asian:331; other:839; unknown:4,310; American Indian or Alaskan Native:23; Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:12. Cases by ethnicity - Hispanic or Latinx:1,184; Non-Hispanic or Latinx:12,403; unknown:4,820. Deaths by age - 30's:5; 40's:3; 50's:10; 60's:30; 70's:47; 80's:75; 90's:60; 100+:3; Total:233. Information is current as of 6/16/2021. The provisional 7 day rolling positivity rate is 0.7% (↓) as of 6/15/2021.
McLean Co Weekly COVID Update: 06-16-2021
McLean County Health Department is reporting 24 new cases of COVID-19 reported since 06/09/2021, bringing our total of probable and confirmed cases to 18,437:
At this time, 25 individuals are isolating at home. We are reporting 18,179 individuals have been released from isolation and are considered recovered.
More than 361,800 tests have been resulted for a cumulative positivity rate of 5.1%. The rolling 7-day positivity rate is 0.7% through 06/15/2021.
No McLean County residents are reported to be hospitalized due to COVID-19. It is important to remember that this number does not represent all persons currently hospitalized for COVID-19 or for other treatment and care. Our local hospitals provide care for individuals from outside our county, and McLean County residents may receive care outside of our county. The total number of patients hospitalized for COVID at McLean County hospitals is 5.
COVID-related deaths are not reported out on the same day they occur. It may take days or even weeks to receive an official death certificate and cause of death. There are 233 COVID-related deaths reported in McLean County. This includes two additional deaths reported since 06/09/2021, both female: one in her 60s not associated with long-term care; and one in her 90s associated with long-term care.
Approximately 156,657 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in McLean County. The IDPH has created a dashboard on their website to track vaccine delivered and administered in the state: https://dph.illinois.gov/covid19/vaccinedata?county=McLean
Statewide reopening metrics available here: Statewide Reopening Metrics | IDPH (illinois.gov)
New clinics scheduled through July 1st:
New COVID-19 vaccine clinics are scheduled through July 1st. Walk-in appointments are welcome but pre-registration is encouraged to speed up the process.
Go online at https://health.mcleancountyil.gov/790/COVID-19-Vaccine Or call the COVID Call Center at (309) 888-5600 Mon-Fri 9am-4pm.
What is a Coronavirus?
The Illinois Department of Public Health, local health departments, and public health partners throughout Illinois, and federal agencies, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), are responding to an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel coronavirus called COVID-19 that was first identified in December 2019 during an outbreak in Wuhan, China. COVID-19 has spread throughout the world, including the United States, since it was detected and was declared a public health emergency for the U.S. on January 31, 2020 to aid the nation’s healthcare community in responding to the threat. The World Health Organization announced March 11, 2020 that the spread of coronavirus qualifies as a global pandemic.
Enfermedad de Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Los virus de Corona son una familia grande de virus, algunos causan enfermedad en personas, y otros circulan entre animales, incluyendo camellos, gatos, y murciélagos. Rara vez los virus de corona en animales se desarrollanda y infectan a personas y propagan entre personas.
El coronavirus en ser humanos son común por todo el mundo y normalmente causa enfermedad leve a moderado en personas por todo el mundo. Sin embargo, la aparición de nuevo virus de corona, como
SARS (por sus siglas en inglés) y MERS (por sus siglas en inglés), han sido asociado con enfermedad respiratorio severo.
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reserved the right for each state to determine whether to release patient information regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The McLean County Health Department is following the guidance set by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and will not be providing information about patients under investigation for coronavirus:
“Public health officials are working with medical providers to quickly identify individuals who may need further assessment and possible testing. We (IDPH) understand there is a lot of interest with this, but we are still learning about this novel virus and this is a very fluid situation where numbers will change and may not reflect the level of risk to the general public, which at this time remains low. If that changes or if there are additional confirmed cases, we will make sure to share information as soon as we have it.”
For the latest information from IDPH, please visit: IDPH Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) page