COVID UPDATE 04/03/2023 - 05/03/2023

May 5, 2023

COVID UPDATE 04/03/2023 - 05/03/2023

May 5, 2023

04/03/2023 – 05/03/2023:

49 cases reported


Total Overall Since March 2020:

County      Cases      Deaths

DeWitt      5,259       42

Piatt           5,622       24


^Data Last Updated: 05/03/2023 as of 04/30/2023


Illinois COVID-19 Community Level:

DeWitt:  Low Community Level

Piatt:  Low Community Level

^Data Last Updated: 05/03/2023

COVID-19 Community Levels are used to determine the impact of COVID-19 on communities and to take action.


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: Moderate

** Current 7-days is Thu Apr 20 2023 - Wed Apr 26 2023 for case rate and Tue Apr 18 2023 - Mon Apr 24 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.

Transmission Levels (also known as Community Transmission) is used to describe the amount of COVID-19 spread within each county. Healthcare facilities use Transmission Levels to determine infection control interventions.


*All information displayed is provisional and will change.