Illinois Health Officials Report 3,739 COVID-19 Cases, 34 Deaths

Illinois Health Officials Report 3,739 COVID-19 Cases, 34 Deaths

Illinois to expand vaccination eligibility to residents over 16 starting Monday Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 97,741 specimens for a total of 20,916,192. 

As of Wednesday night, 1,798 individuals in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 351 patients were in the ICU and 151 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators. A total of 6,707,183 vaccines have been administered in Illinois as of last midnight.  The seven-day rolling average of vaccines administered daily is 112,680 doses. 

Also Thursday, Gov. Pritzker announce Illinois will be moving to the next phase of COVID-19 vaccination eligibility. Starting Monday, April 12, Illinois resident over the age of 16 will be eligible for the vaccine. Wednesday, a record 154,201 doses were reported administered in Illinois.

The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses for Illinois is 8,642,545.  This number includes doses allocated for the federal government’s Pharmacy Partnership Program for long-term care facilities, which effectively has ended.  The preliminary seven-day statewide positivity for cases as a percent of total test from April 1-7, 2021 is 4.2%.  The preliminary seven-day statewide test positivity from April 1-7, 2021 is 4.8%.

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