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LCDPH and ALMH Joint Release - COVID-19 Status Report - May 29, 2020


This is a joint communication from the Logan County Department of Public Health and Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital updating you on the status of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Logan County. This communication will come only when a NEW COVID-19 positive case is confirmed and identified as someone who resides in Logan County.

The Logan County Department of Public Health has confirmed that a Logan County woman in her 40s has tested positive for COVID-19. She is asymptomatic and this is her second time testing positive. She was tested three times after her first positive and all 3 came back as negative results. She is isolated at home.

The total number of confirmed positive cases in Logan County is now 11 including 10 individuals who have recovered.



Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital Inpatients

As of 3:00pm



COVID-19 Persons Under Investigation (PUI)


COVID-19 Deaths





A person under investigation (PUI) is an ALMH inpatient who has been tested and is awaiting the results of their COVID-19 test. ALMH outpatient patients and hospital inpatients who have been discharged or transferred to another healthcare facility are not included in these numbers.

Logan County Data

The table below represents Logan County residents. This table is maintained by the Logan County Department of Public Health and is available at The discrepancy between the number of inpatients at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in the table above and the LCDPH table below is because ALMH may be caring for patients from outside of Logan County.

A recovered individual is someone who has tracked their symptoms twice daily and reported that they have been symptom-free for 72 hours to the Logan County Department of Public Health. The total number of positives on the Logan County dashboard represents a historical running total of confirmed positive cases. Recovered individuals are never removed from the total number of positives.

Statewide Data

A continually updated map of statewide data is maintained by the Illinois Department of Public Health and available online at:  conditions/diseases-a-z-list/coronavirus