COVID UPDATE 01/31/2023 - 02/06/2023

February 7, 2023

COVID UPDATE 01/31/2023 - 02/06/2023

February 7, 2023

01/31/2023 – 02/06/2023:

22 cases reported


Total Overall Since March 2020:

County      Cases     Deaths

DeWitt      5,175       41

Piatt           5,530       24


^Data Last Updated: 02/01/2023 as of 1/29/2023.


Illinois COVID-19 Community Level:

DeWitt:  Low Community Level

Piatt:  Low Community Level

^Data Last Updated: 01/30/2023


*All information displayed is provisional and will change.


Low Community Level

•Stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines and boosters
•Maintain improved ventilation throughout indoor spaces when possible
•Follow CDC recommendations for isolation and quarantine, including getting tested if you are exposed to COVID-19 or have symptoms of COVID-19
•If you are immunocompromised or high risk for severe disease:
oHave a plan for rapid testing if needed (e.g., having home tests or access to testing)
oTalk to your healthcare provider about whether you are a candidate for treatments like oral antivirals, PrEP, and monoclonal antibodies



Illinois COVID-19 Transmission Level:

DeWitt: Moderate

Piatt: High

** Current 7-days is Thu Jan 26 2023 - Wed Feb 01 2023 for case rate and Tue Jan 24 2023 - Mon Jan 30 2023 for percent positivity. The percent change in counties at each level of transmission is the absolute change compared to the previous 7-day period.


**** CDC recommends use of COVID-19 Community Levels to determine the impact of COVID-19 on communities and to take action. CDC also provides Transmission Levels (also known as Community Transmission) to describe the amount of COVID-19 spread within each county. Healthcare facilities use Transmission Levels to determine infection control interventions.****