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COVID-19 Things You Should Know


STAY AT HOME ORDER

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker extended the stay at home order through April. The intent of the order is to slow the spread of COVID-19.  If you must go out for essential items, continue to use social distancing.  Click here for copy of order

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

For specific questions in regards to COVID-19, you may call the Health Department Hotline 815.319.6705.  If you have questions in regards to a business in Winnebago County, please email COVID19@WCHD.org.  

 

CASES

There are 2421 confirmed cases in Winnebago County as of June 5 and 69 deaths.

 

COVID-19 Testing for Winnebago County6_04_2020

Positive 2421

Negative 20702

  

WEARING A MASK CAN HELP

Even if you do not feel sick you can spread COVID-19.  Wearing a cloth face cover can help protect others in case you are infected.

Continue to stay 6 feet away Face Mask

To further prevent the spread of illness:  wash your hands for 20 seconds, cover your cough or sneeze, avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth and avoid close contact with people who are sick.

 

For any other questions in regards to Essential and Non-Essential Businesses, call 815.720.4000.

 

HOW TO GET MEDICAL CARE

If you feel sick, call your doctor.  Do not go to the emergency room unless necessary.  For questions in regards to COVID-19, contact the Winnebago County Health Department Hotline at 815.319.6705.

 

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