Bone Student Center Covid-19 testing

Senior mass media major Hunter Thomas receiving COVID-19 test at the Bone Student Center. Testing at the Bone Student Center has been moved to the mobile home in the Alamo II parking lot. 

The McLean County Health Department is reporting 111 new cases of the COVID-19 virus, bringing the total number of probable and confirmed cases to 15,993.

There have been 208 COVID-19 deaths reported in McLean County.

MCHD is reporting that 526 individuals are currently isolating at home. There is a total of 15,216 individuals reported to be released from isolation and considered recovered.

Over 284,900 COVID-19 tests have resulted for a cumulative positivity rate of 5.6%. The rolling seven-day positivity rate is 5.7% through Tuesday.

A total of 43 residents in McLean County are reported to be hospitalized because of COVID-19. Thirty-nine total patients are being hospitalized for COVID-19 at McLean County hospitals.

McLean County hospitals are reporting 96% of intensive care unit beds in use and 97% of total beds in use.

Approximately 78,740 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been distributed in McLean County.

CHELSEA CORA is a News Reporter for The Vidette. She can be contacted at crcora@ilstu.edu. Follow Cora on Twitter at | @cora_chelsea


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