IDPH Daily Update with Local Testing Numbers: 4/7/2020
May 26, 2020

Testing Update





Total tested to date: 111

DeWitt: 55 -----49 Negative, 5 pending, 1 positive

Piatt: 56-----50 Negative, 2 pending, 4 positive


We are announcing 1 new case in a 50-year old male in Piatt County.  This individual was symptomatic and received testing at Kirby Medical Center.  He is currently under quarantine in his home.  We are in daily contact with him. continue to urge the stay-at-home order.  As temperatures heat up, the tendency is that we will see individuals wanting to be outside more.  It is imperative to follow the order to reduce spread.  IDPH has also issued a recommendation that masks are appropriate for use in community settings where the 6 foot distance may not be able to be maintained.



Public Health Officials Announce 1,287 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 1,287 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 73 additional deaths.  

·        Champaign County: 1 male 80s

·        Christian County: 1 female 80s

·        Cook County: 1 female 30s, 2 males 30s, 3 females 40s, 2         males 40s, 1 female 50s, 2 males 50s, 2 females 60s, 4 males 60s,         4   females 70s, 5 males 70s, 1 unknown, 8 females 80s, 5 males         80s,  1 male 90s

·        DuPage County: 1 male 40s, 1 female 80s, 2 males 80s

·        Ford County: 1 male 80s

·        Kane County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s, 1 female 90s

·        Kankakee County: 1 female 60s

·        Lake County: 1 female 40s, 1 male 50s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s,         1 female 90s

·        Madison County: 1 female 80s

·        McHenry County: 1 female 70s

·        Monroe County: 1 male 80s

·        Tazewell County: 1 male 80s

·        Will County: 1 female 50s, 2 females 60s, 1 male 60s, 3 females         70s, 1 female 80s, 2 males 80s

·        Winnebago County: 2 males 80s

Coles, Lawrence, Richland, and Shelby counties are now reporting cases.  Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 13,549 cases, including 380 deaths, in 77 counties in Illinois.  The age of cases ranges from younger than one to older than 100 years. 

For all personal protective equipment (PPE) donations, email PPE.donations@illinois.gov.  For health questions about COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email dph.sick@illinois.gov.     

*All data is provisional and will change.