Illinois reports 1,348 news cases of COVID-19 and 32 additional deaths


Health officers reported 1,348 new cases of coronavirus in Illinois Tuesday and 32 additional deaths.

The Illinois Department of Public Health is reporting a complete of 1,164,922 cases, together with 20,034 deaths for the reason that pandemic started.

Within the previous 24 hours, labs have reported 46,630 specimens for a complete of 17,270,877.  

As of Monday evening, 1,726 people in Illinois have been reported to be within the hospital with COVID-19. Of these, 385 sufferers have been within the ICU and 179 sufferers with COVID-19 have been on ventilators.

The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a % of complete take a look at from February 9–15, 2021 is 2.8%.  The preliminary seven-day statewide take a look at positivity from February 9–15, 2021 is 3.4%.

A complete of doses of 2,029,675 vaccine have been delivered to suppliers in Illinois, together with Chicago.  In addition, roughly 445,200 doses complete have been allotted to the federal authorities’s Pharmacy Partnership Program for long-term care services.  This brings the whole Illinois doses to 2,474,875. 

Winter climate compelled the closure of a number of vaccination websites in Cook County Tuesday.

A complete of 1,863,562 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of final midnight, together with 251,373 for long-term care services. 

The 7-day rolling common of vaccines administered day by day is 63,772 doses. 

Also Tuesday, town of Chicago introduced it’s easing restrictions for indoor eating.

As of right this moment, eating places and bars can serve 50 individuals or 40% capability. Table measurement stays restricted to not more than 6 individuals and alcohol service nonetheless ends at 11 p.m.