BREAKING: Great News For Covid Cases In Illinois, Quad-Cities!
There’s been fantastic news in regard to covid cases in Illinois and the Quad-Cities!
Today, the Rock Island County Health Department reports no new cases of COVID-19. The total number of cases remains at 14,998. Currently, there are no patients hospitalized in the county with the virus. The total number of deaths remains at 333.
“We are happy there are no new cases to report today,” said Nita Ludwig, administrator of the Rock Island County Health Department. “We feel that our vaccination efforts are working to keep people protected from infection. Please get vaccinated at your earliest opportunity so that we can help end this pandemic!”
We all must continue to do our part to prevent further spread of COVID-19 by:
•Getting vaccinated as soon as you can. Visit vaccines.gov to find your shot. RICHD offers walk-in vaccines on Tuesdays (Moderna and Johnson & Johnson) and Fridays (Pfizer). The hours for both days are 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m.
•Staying home when you are sick
•Wearing a face covering if you have not been fully vaccinated
•Keeping 6 feet of physical distance from others in public if you have not been fully vaccinated
•Washing your hands frequently