April 12, 2020

(COVID-19) Case Counts* in DuPage County, 2020

Total cases in DuPage County residents

1,165 (161 outbreak-associated** and 1,004 nonoutbreak-associated cases), including 48 deaths

Total Willowbrook long-term care facility outbreak-associated cases

53 (34 residents and 19 staff), including 9 deaths

*Data are provisional as of 11:00am 4/12/2020 and subject to change. **Outbreak-associated cases are linked to a congregate setting (e.g., long-term care facilities, workplaces, schools) or large gathering (e.g., convention, concert).

Since yesterday, there are 108 new cases of COVID-19 in DuPage County including two deaths reported. Regarding the 161 outbreak-associated cases (including 27 deaths) among DuPage County residents: • 42 cases (including 9 deaths) are attributed to the Willowbrook long-term care facility (LTCF), • 90 cases (including 18 deaths) are attributed to 19 additional LTCFs, and • 29 cases are attributed to 11 outbreaks in other congregate settings and large gatherings. DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) announces two additional deaths of persons with COVID19 infection reported since yesterday:

• Female resident of a Carol Stream long-term care facility in her 90s with underlying conditions, and

• Male resident of a Carol Stream long-term care facility in his 90s with underlying conditions.

DCHD offers our condolences to the families and caregivers of these individuals. We remain committed to address the unfortunate loss of life related to COVID-19. Our efforts continue with healthcare and community partners to reduce COVID-19 transmission in DuPage County. Visit https://www.dupagehealth.org/ to view the interactive map of confirmed COVID-19 cases in DuPage County.


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