Advertisement

Winnebago Co. adds 39 COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths

The seven-day positivity rate is now 10.3 percent.
 Source: Winnebago County Health Department
Source: Winnebago County Health Department (WIFR)
Published: Jan. 12, 2021 at 6:56 PM CST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

WINNEBAGO COUNTY, Ill. (WIFR) -- The Winnebago County Health Department announced an additional 39 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday.

This brings the total number of cases to 24,401 on Tuesday, this is up from 24,362 on Monday. The total deaths stand at 365 stemming from COVID-19 as of Tuesday, up from 362 on Monday. The seven-day positivity rate is now 10.3 percent.

The Winnebago County Health Department is also launching an online COVID-19 Vaccine Registration Tool. A direct link to the online form can be found here. You can also access through the WCHD website.

“With the introduction of the COVID-19 dashboards and additional data being provided at the County level, Winnebago County Health Department will discontinue producing its own daily and weekly reports on Friday, Nov. 13. Please see the website: https://www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19/covid19-statistics,” according to the Winnebago County-Joint Information Center.

Mercyhealth, OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony Medical Center, and SwedishAmerican are currently providing in-patient care for 102 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19 and persons suspected of being COVID-19 positive. This a increase from Monday’s report of 108.

Copyright 2021 WIFR. All rights reserved.