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DeWitt/Piatt COVID Updates: 3/6/2021
April 22, 2021

DeWitt/Piatt Testing Update

 

03/01/2021 Monday

DeWitt: 1 new case in Clinton.

Piatt: No new cases reported.

 

03/02/2021 Tuesday

DeWitt: 1 new case in Clinton. 2 new cases near Heyworth. 2 new cases near Maroa. 1 new case in Wapella.

Piatt: 1 new case in Atwood. 1 new case in Monticello.

 

03/03/2021 Wednesday – 03/04/2021 Thursday

DeWitt: 2 new cases in Clinton.

Piatt: 6 new cases in Monticello.

 

With these additional cases, DeWitt Co has had a total of 1327 cases; Piatt Co has had a total of 1395 cases.  There have now been a total of 22 deaths in DeWitt Co and 14 deaths in Piatt Co due to COVID-19.

After discussions with IDPH late this week, we should be receiving additional shipments of second-dose vaccine beginning early next week. We believe we will have enough second-dose vaccine coming to get us through the month of March.  When we can be assured that we will have enough 1st and 2nd dose vaccine available, we will load a new SignUpGenius link on our website and Facebook page (hopefully around mid-March).

Please stay tuned to our website at www.dewittpiatthealth.com and our Facebook page for additional information.

 

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

 

PLEASE continue to practice our prevention protocol:  WASH your hands frequently, WEAR a mask when in public, WATCH your distance (maintain a 6 ft distance), don't attend or host gatherings, and shelter vulnerable populations. 

 

Thank you!

 

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

Public Health Administrator

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