Iroquois County Public Health Department has confirmed 2 additional cases of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Iroquois County earlier today. Cases in the County now range from men in their 20s to 50s. They will remain in isolation per Illinois Department of Public Health guidance.
No women have tested positive for the Virus in the County to date.
Iroquois County Public Health Department officials are asking residents to avoid the emergency department or other places you seek healthcare if you are not severely ill, unless a doctor advises otherwise. Residents exhibiting symptoms to stay home for at least 7 days after symptoms have started and for 3 days after your fever has stopped without the use of fever reducing medications.