Adams County COVID-19 Update
January 14, 2021
On January 13, 2021, the Adams County Health Department is announcing 41 new confirmed cases of COVID-19.
-6 individuals less than 20 years old
-7 individual 20-29 years old
-4 individuals 30-39 years old
-2 individuals 40-49 years old
-9 individual 50-59 years old
-10 individuals 60-69 years old
-0 individuals 70-79 years old
-3 individuals over 80 years old
The Adams County Health Department is reporting 7174 positive cases in Adams County including 83 deaths. There are currently 561 active cases in Adams County. The preliminary seven-day positivity for cases as a percent of total test is 5.01%. At this time there are 58 individuals hospitalized in Adams County. The ages of those hospitalized range from 10s-90s. Of those hospitalized, there are currently 7 individuals in the ICU.
Anyone who lives in, works in or visits Adams County is encouraged to visit our COVID-19 rapid testing site. This test is free and available to anyone. Individuals will be contacted with results the same day they are tested. Individuals are encouraged to fill out the registration form ahead of time to save time in line. The form can be found at:
https://www.co.adams.il.us/home/showdocument?id=5233. Registration forms will also be available to be filled out at the testing location.
Adams County residents with questions or concerns are encouraged to visit our Facebook page, or call the COVID-19 Hotline (217-277-3504). For general questions about COVID-19, call the Illinois Department of Public Health COVID-19 Hotline 1-800-889-3931 or email: DPH.SICK@ILLINOIS.GOV.