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DeWitt/Piatt COVID Update: 6/8/2021
June 21, 2021

DeWitt/Piatt COVID Update

06/01/2021 Tuesday

DeWitt: 1 new case in Clinton.

Piatt: No cases reported.

 

06/02/2021 Wednesday

DeWitt: 4 new cases in Clinton.

Piatt: No cases reported.

 

06/03/2021 Thursday

No cases reported.

 

6/04/2021 Friday

DeWitt: 1 new case in Clinton

Piatt: No cases reported.

 

06/05/2021 Saturday

No cases reported.

 

06/06/2021 Sunday

No cases reported.

With these additional cases, DeWitt Co has had a total of 1617 cases; Piatt Co has had a total of 1567 cases. Over the past week, DeWitt Co has had 7 cases, Piatt Co has had 0 cases. There have now been a total of 29 deaths in DeWitt Co and 14 deaths in Piatt Co due to COVID-19. Case numbers have gone down significantly in both counties over the last month.

All first dose vaccination appointments for COVID are available through our offices.  Please call us for an appointment.  In DeWitt Co, call (217)935-3427 ext 2141 or in Piatt Co, call (217) 762-7911 ext 2211.  You can also receive vaccination through our local Walgreens, or through state sponsored vaccination clinics in areas nearby.

Additional vaccination information is located here: https://www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19/vaccine-faq and  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/faq.html

We are offering special vaccination clinics in the coming days for school-aged children aged 12-18.  In DeWitt Co, these clinics will be on June 10 and 24 from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m.  Our agency is located at 5924 Revere Road, Clinton, IL.  Please call us for entrance into the building at (217)935-3427.  In Piatt Co, the remaining clinic will be on June 8 also from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m.  Our agency is located at 1020 S. Market St., Monticello, IL.

According to IDPH data, 10,787 doses of COVID vaccine have been administered in DeWitt Co, including 75.12 percent of those aged 65 and older, the population at greatest risk.  In addition, 13,085 doses have been administered in Piatt Co, including 82.67% of those aged 65 and older.

Thank you!

David M. Remmert, M.P.H., Ph.D.

Public Health Administrator

 

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