McLean County reports 145,794 total doses of vaccine administered


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BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (WMBD) — On Friday, May 28, the McLean County Health Department (MCHD) reported six new cases of COVID-19.

The update showed 127 people are isolating at home, and 17,969 people have been released from isolation and are considered recovered. 

There have been 118 new cases of COVID-19 reported since Friday, May 21.

The age breakdown for all cases added to the total between May 21 and May 28 is listed below:

  • <1 – 98 (+3)
  • 1-17 – 2450 (+23)
  • 18-19 – 1344 (+1)
  • 20s – 4922 (+29)
  • 30s – 2458 (+17)
  • 40s – 2235 (+15)
  • 50s – 2061 (+16)
  • 60s – 1450 (+10)
  • 70s – 742 (+3)
  • 80s – 384 (+1)
  • 90s – 191 (+0)
  • 100s – 9 (+0)

More than 349,800 tests have been resulted for a cumulative positivity rate of 5.2%.

The rolling 7-day positivity rate is 2.3% through May 27.

Currently, 20 McLean County residents are reported to be hospitalized due to COVID-19. McLean County hospitals are reporting 85% of ICU beds in use, 81% of total beds in use. The total number of patients hospitalized for COVID-19 at McLean County hospitals is 12.

Approximately 145,794 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in McLean County. 

Collectively, the county reported a total of 18,344 probable and confirmed cases with 228 deaths.

New vaccine clinics for next week

Those still looking to get their COVID-19 vaccine in McLean County are encouraged to use the following resources:

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