811 W. John Street, Yorkville, IL 60560
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Coronavirus Disease Update for Kendall County

March 1, 2021
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Case Counts* in Kendall County

Total Cases in Residents: 11366

New Cases**: 58

Total Cases of Residents In-Recovery:  6509

Total Deaths:  85

*Case Counts are provisional as of 3:00 pm on 03.01.2021 and subject to change.

**New cases are included in total case number.


Sanitation and Hand Washing

     Disinfecting remains a vital part of reducing the spread of sickness. Washing hands can prevent the spread of COVID-19 from one person to the next. Prevent sickness by:

  • Cleaning and disinfecting frequently touched surfaces
  • Cleaning and disinfecting your cell phone
  • Laundering items using the warmest appropriate water setting and dry completely
  • Using proper cough and sneeze hygiene and throw used tissue in trash

     You can help yourself and your loved ones by washing your hands often or using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer, especially during these key times when you are likely to get and spread germs:

  • Before, during, and after preparing food
  • Before eating food
  • Before and after caring for someone at home who is sick
  • Before and after treating a cut or wound
  • After using the toilet/changing diapers
  • After blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing
  • After touching an animal, animal feed, or animal waste
  • After handling pet food or pet treats
  • After touching garbage
  • After contact with frequently touched surfaces

     For more information on how to protect yourself and others, please visit the CDC’s webpage.

 

For more information on the COVID Vaccine in Kendall County, please visit www.kendallhealth.org

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