By Neil Doyle
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health Friday reported 15,415 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus, a new single-day high, and 27 additional deaths.
Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 551,957 cases, including 10,504 deaths.
Public Health Officials Announce 15,415 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease – Record one-day testing high with more than 106,000 COVID-19 tests reported: https://t.co/a3LUv0G7eV
— IDPH (@IDPH) November 13, 2020
As of last night, 5,362 people in Illinois were reported to be in the hospital with COVID-19. Of those, 990 patients were in the ICU and 488 patients with COVID-19 were on ventilators. The rolling seven-day statewide positivity rate is 13.2%.
96 counties, plus the city of Chicago, are currently reported at a warning level for COVID-19.
Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 106,540 tests, a new single-day high, for a total 8,871,640.
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November 13, 2020 at 02:01PM