Illinois Coronavirus Cases Total 3026 with 488 New Cases; 8 More Deaths for a Total of 34 Deaths Reported Friday March 27, 2020

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced 488 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including eight deaths. Approximately 86% of fatalities are among patients 60 years of age and older.

Bureau, Henry, and Iroquois counties are now reporting cases. Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 3,026 cases, including 34 deaths, in 40 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to 99 years.

Governor JB Pritzker promoted IllinoisHelps.net for health care professionals. By registering with Illinois Helps, an Emergency System for Advance Registration of Volunteer Health Professionals (ESAR-VHP), health care professionals can be part of an alert system and respond if available, when activated, to a significant disaster or public health emergency.

Once you have registered to become a volunteer, your professional credentials will be verified and this information will become part of the statewide secure database.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
in Illinois Test Results (3/27/2020)

Positive (Confirmed Cases) 3026
Deaths 34
Negative Results XX
Under Investigation 21542

— SOURCE: IDPH

Confirmed Cases by Race
White – 39%
Black – 28%
Left blank – 20%
Other – 9%
Asian – 4%

Confirmed Cases by Ethnicity
Not Hispanic or Latino – 60%
Left blank – 33%
Hispanic or Latino – 7%

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For updates on IDOC’s response to COVID-19,visit https://www2.illinois.gov/idoc/facilities/Pages/Covid19Response.aspx

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