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Serving Saline, Gallatin & White Counties

Daily COVID-19 Update

Still need your COVID Vaccine or Flu shot? Beginning today, WALK INS WELCOME!

Currently, we have Pediatric Pfizer (ages 5-11) Moderna (18+) and J&J (18+)vaccines available. We will have we have Pfizer (12+) soon and will make an announcement when we have it.

Please see the schedule below for walk in vaccinations:
Carmi - THURSDAYS ONLY 8:30a-5:30p
Eldorado - Monday & Wednesday 8:30a-3:30p, Tuesday 8:30a-4:30p, Thursday 8:30a-5:30p & Friday 8:30a-11:30a
*Closed from 12-1p for lunch*

Egyptian Health Department was notified December 8, 2021 of 24 Southeastern Illinois residents who have tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). The individuals: 

  • Saline County 
    Female: 1 under the age of 10, 2 in their 20’s, 3 in their 30’s, 2 in their 40’s, 1 in their 60’s, 1 in their 70’s 
    Male: 1 in their 20’s, 2 in their 30’s, 1 in their 40’s, 1 in their 50’s, 1 in their 60’s 

  • Gallatin County 
    Female: 1 in their 20’s 

  • White County 
    Female: 1 in their 40’s, 1 in their 80’s 
    Male: 2 under the age of 5, 2 in their 20’s, 1 in their 40’s 

To date, Saline County has had a total of 4,915 lab confirmed positives, including 73 deaths, White County has had a total of 3,193 lab-confirmed positives, including 33 deaths, and Gallatin County has a total of 928 lab-confirmed positives of COVID-19, including 10 deaths. The Illinois Department of Public Health, their healthcare provider, and the individuals have all been notified and are monitoring the situation. 


To help slow the spread of COVID-19 in our communities, please answer your phone. Contact Tracers may be calling you to let you know that you have been exposed to a confirmed COVID-19 positive. Remember to maintain physical distancing of 6 feet or more at all times.
If you have been tested for COVID-19, please remember that you have to isolate at home until you have received your test results. Please note: If you have received results for a COVID-19 Rapid Test-- 𝙋𝙊𝙎𝙄𝙏𝙄𝙑𝙀 or 𝙉𝙀𝙂𝘼𝙏𝙄𝙑𝙀-- you should still 𝙄𝙎𝙊𝙇𝘼𝙏𝙀 until you receive your lab-confirmed results. Help stop the spread of COVID-19 in your community.

IDPH announced that Illinois has had a total of 1,867,912 confirmed cases and 26,712 deaths in Illinois.
 
Please remember the 3 W's
Wear your face covering if you are not fully vaccinated
Wash your hands
Watch your distance (6 ft!)

Wash your hands frequently. Wear a face covering if you have to go out. Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces. Remain 6 feet apart from others.
 

#allinillinois #weareinthistogether #socialdistancingsaveslives

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Egyptian Health Department · 1412 US Highway 45 N · Eldorado, IL 62930-3766 · USA