Illinois Coronavirus Cases Total 5056 with 461 New Cases; 7 More Deaths for a Total of 72 Deaths Reported Monday March 30, 2020

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) on Monday, March 30, 2020 reported 461 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois. Seven new deaths are also being reported, including the death of an incarcerated man from Stateville Correctional Center.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
in Illinois Test Results (3/30/2020)

Positive (Confirmed Cases) 5057
Deaths 73
Negative Results XX
Total Persons Tested 30446

— SOURCE: IDPH

*one death and one confirmed case were added after the initial publishing.

Illinois Coronavirus Deaths

Cook County: male 50s, male 60s, female 60s, female 70s

DuPage County: male 60s

Kendal County: female 60s

Will County: male 50s, male 60s

Additionally, 12 men who were incarcerated at Stateville are now hospitalized, including several requiring ventilators. There are 77 more incarcerated individuals with symptoms who are isolated at the facility. Eleven staff are also being isolated.

The Illinois Department of Corrections is taking a number of steps to control the spread of COVID-19 in its correctional centers. Staff who work with individuals in isolation and quarantine, as well as in the health center, are wearing full personal protective equipment (PPE) and all staff are wearing some PPE. Staff are also having their temperature checked daily as they enter the facility.

Correctional centers with a confirmed case are placed on lockdown, which means there is no movement around the facility except for medical care. Incarcerated individuals who show symptoms are being tested.

Clark, Crawford, Marion, Randolph, and Saline counties are now reporting cases. Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 5,057 cases, including 73 deaths, in 52 counties in Illinois. The age of cases ranges from younger than one to 99 years.

For all personal protective equipment (PPE) donations, email [email protected] For health questions about COVID-19, call the hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email [email protected]

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

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