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Here's where every health region in northern Illinois stands as of Tuesday

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 7,910 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 and 145 additional deaths on Tuesday.

The seven-day rolling average of Illinois’ positivity rate decreased, and as of Tuesday is at 9.9%, the first time since Nov. 6 that the state has been below 10% for its positivity rate.

The state received the results of 95,825 COVID-19 tests in the 24 hours leading up to Tuesday afternoon.

Illinois has seen a total of 801,174 cases of the virus, and 13,487 people have died. The state has conducted 11,274,608 tests since the start of the pandemic.

On Tuesday, Illinois had 5,199 COVID-19 patients in the hospital. Of those hospitalizations, 1,071 patients were in intensive care units, and 626 were on ventilators.

Regional update: Currently, all 11 of the state’s health regions are under additional mitigation measures from the IDPH, and as of Nov. 20, all 11 regions are under Tier 3 mitigations.

Regional data from the IDPH remains on a three-day lag.

The North Suburban region (McHenry and Lake counties) has seen zero consecutive days under 12%. The region’s positivity rate very slightly decreased to 12.2%. Currently, 21.6% of medical/surgical beds are available and 28.7% of ICU beds.

The region has 11 consecutive days more than the 20% threshold for ICU bed availability, and two days above the 20% threshold for medical/surgical bed availability.

The Lake/McHenry region has a rolling, seven-day average of 306 COVID-19 patients in the hospital, and that number has decreased for seven consecutive days.

Within this region, McHenry County’s seven-day positivity rate average increased to 15.1%. Lake County, which does about two-thirds of the testing in the region, is reporting a rolling average of 11.3%.

The West Suburban region (DuPage and Kane counties) has seen zero consecutive days under the 12% threshold to return to Tier 2 mitigations. The region’s positivity rate increased to 13.2%. Currently, 16.5% of medical/surgical beds are available and 18.6% of ICU beds.

The region has one day under the 20% threshold for ICU bed availability, and eight consecutive days under the 20% threshold for medical/surgical bed availability.

The Kane/DuPage region has a rolling, seven-day average of 595 COVID-19 patients in the hospital. Hospitalizations have decreased 10 out of the past 10 days in this region.

Within this region, Kane County’s seven-day positivity average stayed stagnant at 14.8%, and DuPage County is at 12.5%.

The South Suburban region (Will and Kankakee counties) has seen zero consecutive days under the 12% threshold to return to Tier 2 mitigations. The region’s positivity rate decreased to 15.4%. Currently, 19.6% of medical/surgical beds are available and 24.3% of ICU beds.

The region has five consecutive days over the 20% threshold for ICU bed availability, and three consecutive days over the 20% threshold for medical/surgical bed availability.

The Will/Kankakee region has a rolling, seven-day average of 295 COVID-19 patients in the hospital. Hospitalizations have decreased 10 out of the past 10 days in this region.

The North region (Boone, Carroll, DeKalb, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Stephenson, Whiteside and Winnebago counties) has seen zero consecutive days under the 12% threshold to return to Tier 2 mitigations. The region’s positivity rate increased to 14.9%. Currently, 25.7% of medical/surgical beds are available and 22.7% of ICU beds.

The region has 11 consecutive days above the 20% threshold for ICU bed availability, and 11 consecutive days above the 20% threshold for medical/surgical bed availability.

Region 1 has a rolling, seven-day average of 235 COVID-19 patients in the hospital. Hospitalizations have decreased 10 out of the past 10 days in this region.

Within this region, DeKalb County’s positivity rate decreased to 13.8%, Lee County’s rate jumped from 11.4% to 13.3% and Whiteside County’s rate went to 13.1%.

The North-Central region (Bureau, Fulton, Grundy, Henderson, Henry, Kendall, Knox, La Salle, Livingston, Marshall, McDonough, McLean, Mercer, Peoria, Putnam, Rock Island, Stark, Tazewell, Warren and Woodford counties) has seen zero consecutive days under the 12% threshold to return to Tier 2 mitigations. The region’s positivity rate stayed at 13.6%. Currently, 21.4% of medical/surgical beds are available and 16.5% of ICU beds.

The region has seven consecutive days under the 20% threshold for ICU bed availability, and 11 consecutive days above the 20% threshold for medical/surgical bed availability.

Region 2 has a rolling, seven-day average of 438 COVID-19 patients in the hospital. Hospitalizations have decreased nine out of the past 10 days in this region.

Within this region, La Salle county’s seven-day positivity rate increased to 14.8%.

Chicago has seen zero consecutive days under the 12% threshold to return to Tier 2 mitigations. The region’s positivity rate increased to 12.6%. Currently,19.8% of medical/surgical beds are available and 21.2% of ICU beds.

The region has three consecutive days above the 20% threshold for ICU bed availability, and one day below the 20% threshold for medical/surgical bed availability.

Chicago has a rolling, seven-day average of 1,202 COVID-19 patients in the hospital. Hospitalizations have decreased 8 out of the past 10 days in this region.

Suburban Cook County has seen zero consecutive days under the 12% threshold to return to Tier 2 mitigations. The region’s positivity rate dipped slightly to 12.7%. Currently, 21.6% of medical/surgical beds are available and 17.3% of ICU beds.

The region has seven consecutive days under the 20% threshold for ICU bed availability, and three consecutive days above the 20% threshold for medical/surgical bed availability.

Suburban Cook County has a rolling, seven-day average of 1,446 COVID-19 patients in the hospital. Hospitalizations have decreased 10 out of the past 10 days in this region.

To see how other regions across the state are doing, see the full IDPH dashboard here.

Newly reported deaths include:

Boone County: 1 male 80s

Christian County: 1 female 70s

Clay County: 1 male 50s

Clinton County: 1 male 60s

Coles County: 1 female 80s

Cook County: 2 males 30s, 2 females 60s, 3 males 60s, 1 female 70s, 4 males 70s, 7 females 80s, 2 males 80s, 3 females 90s, 7 males 90s, 2 females 100+

DeKalb County: 1 female 90s

DuPage County: 1 female 70s, 2 females 80s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s

Effingham County: 1 female 80s, 1 male 80s

Franklin County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 80s

Fulton County: 1 male 70s

Grundy County: 1 female 70s

Hamilton County: 1 female 70s

Hardin County: 1 female 90s

Iroquois County: 2 females 70s, 1 male 70s

Jackson County: 2 males 70s

Jasper County: 1 female 90s

Kankakee County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s

Kendall County: 1 male 40s, 1 female 80s

Knox County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s

Lake County: 1 male 50s, 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s

La Salle County: 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s, 2 males 80s, 3 males 90s

Lawrence County: 1 female 90s

Lee County: 1 female 80s

Livingston County: 1 male 80s, 2 females 90s

Logan County: 1 female 90s

Macon County: 1 male 90s

Macoupin County: 1 female 90s

Madison County: 2 males 50s, 2 females 70s, 1 female 80s, 2 males 80s, 2 females 90s, 1 male 90s

Marion County: 2 females 80s, 2 males 80s

Mason County: 1 female 70s, 1 female 90s, 1 male 90s

McHenry County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 70s, 1 female 80s

McLean County: 1 male 90s

Mercer County: 1 female 80s

Monroe County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s

Morgan County: 1 male 30s, 1 male 90s

Moultrie County: 1 female 80s

Peoria County: 1 female 90s

Perry County: 1 male 90s

Pike County: 1 male 50s

Richland County: 1 female 90s

Rock Island County: 1 male 50s, 2 males 60s, 3 males 80s, 1 female 90s

Sangamon County: 1 male 70s, 1 male 90s

Shelby County: 1 male 70s

St. Clair County: 1 male 50s, 1 female 60s, 1 male 70s, 1 male 80s

Tazewell County: 1 male 60s, 1 male 90s

Warren County: 1 male 70s

Washington County: 1 male 80s

Whiteside County: 1 male 60s, 1 female 70s, 1 female 90s

Will County: 1 male 40s, 1 female 50s, 1 male 60s, 2 females 80s, 1 male 80s

Williamson County: 2 males 70s

Winnebago County: 1 female 70s, 1 male 90s

Source: The Daily Chronicle

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