60 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Winnebago County Wednesday

WINNEBAGO COUNTY, Ill. (WIFR) -- Winnebago County now has 1,648 total positive cases of COVID-19 with an additional 60 new cases confirmed Wednesday.

No new deaths were reported, the total still standing at 44.

Areas of concern are the following:

-- Alden Alma Nelson Manor
-- Amberwood Care Centre
-- Anam Care
-- The Atrium
-- Crimson Pointe
-- East Bank (added today)
-- Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center
-- Forest City Rehab & Nursing
-- Goldie B Floberg Center
-- Lincolnshire Place
-- Luther Center
-- Milestone
-- River Bluff Nursing Home
-- Robert Webb Terrace
-- Rock River Health Care
-- Rockford Rescue Mission
-- Rosecrance Griffin Willamson Campus
-- St. Anne Ascension Living
-- Stepping Stones of Rockford
-- Van Matre
-- Winnebago County Jail

29 deaths (65.91%) came from in-congregate settings from an area of concern. 15 deaths (34.09%) came from non-congregate settings from an area of concern.

Here is the breakdown of cases and deaths in the county by age group:

-- 53 cases: 0-9 age group
-- 124 cases: 10-19 age group
-- 368 cases: 20-29 age group
-- 302 cases: 30-39 age group
-- 242 cases and 1 death: 40-49 age group
-- 246 cases and 5 deaths: 50-59 age group
-- 158 cases and 6 deaths: 60-69 age group
-- 90 cases and 10 deaths: 70-79 age group
-- 65 cases and 22 deaths: 80 and older age group

Here is the breakdown of the cases in the county by race ethnicity:

-- 18%: White. Not Hispanic or Latino
-- 20%: Black/African American, Not Hispanic or Latino
-- 15%: Hispanic or Latino
-- 2%: Asian, Not Hispanic
-- 45%: Unknown

There have been 1,648 total tests that have come back positive, 12,801 tests that have come back negative and 3,664 tests that are still pending. Adding these up gives a total of 18,113 tests that have been conducted so far in Winnebago County.

The health department also reports that 442 people have recovered from the novel coronavirus, up 26 cases from yesterday.

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Testing Sites in Winnebago County:

Crusader Community Health
1200 West State Rockford, Ill
Hours: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Days of Operation: Monday - Friday
Requirements: Appointment required. Testing available to fq patients only. Must be referred by FQ provider.
COVID Hotline:815-490-1600

Crusader Community Health
1215 N Alpine Rd Rockford, Ill
Hours: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Days of Operation: Monday - Friday
Requirements: Appointment required. Testing available to fq patients only. Must be referred by FQ provider.
COVID Hotline:815-490-1600

Crusader Community Health
1100 Broadway Rockford, Ill
Hours: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Days of Operation: Monday - Friday
Requirements: Appointment required. Testing available to fq patients only. Must be referred by FQ provider.
COVID Hotline:815-490-1600

Crusader Community Health Regional Testing Site
1002 N. Pierpont Ave. (Auburn High School) Rockford, Ill
Hours: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Days of Operation: Monday - Friday
Requirements: All community individuals that are symptomatic and asymptomatic high risk individuals as defined by IDPH, no appointment needed.

Crusader Community Health Rockford Drive-Thru
520 North Pierpoint Avenue (Kennedy Middle School) Rockford, Ill
Hours: 9 a.m - 4:30 p.m.
Days of Operation: Monday-Friday
Requirements: No appointment required. Ideal candidates for testing include, but are not limited to: - Anyone experiencing upper respiratory symptoms (cough, fever, shortness of breath, fatigue) and suspect it could be COVID-19 - High-risk populations living with chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, COPD and/or related conditions such as asthma - People living or working in congregate situations such as nursing homes or retirement housing - Healthcare workers and those working in first responder roles.

COVID Hotline: 815-319-6705