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The DuPage County Health Department on Saturday reported 131 new cases of COVID-19 in the county, with no deaths.
The county now has seen a total of 16,660 coronavirus cases including 546 deaths, according to the health department. The recovery rate among DuPage County cases as of September 15 was 95.5%.
The West Suburban region (DuPage and Kane counties) has seen three days of positivity increases and three days of hospital admission increases, a decrease in both metrics. The region's positivity rate stayed the same at 5.5%. Currently, 29% of medical/surgical beds and 38% of ICU beds are available.
The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 2,529 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 25 additional deaths.
By town, Wheaton has had 714 total cases, Glen Ellyn 523, Lombard 807, Villa Park 475, Hinsdale 336, Westmont 544, Downers Grove 653, Elmhurst 793, Warrenville 243 and Winfield 150. Addison has had 1,198 confirmed cases, Naperville 1,227, Carol Stream 886 and West Chicago 1,117.
The health department provides further information on its data dashboard for COVID-19-related hospitalizations, deaths, lab positivity and outbreak-associated counts by municipality. This additional information replaces the information that was previously provided daily in this format.
Information is also available for COVID-19 cases and deaths among DuPage County residents by race, ethnicity, severity, long-term care facility outcomes, underlying medical conditions and doubling time. Visit the DuPage County COVID-19 Dashboard at www.dupagehealth.org/covid19data.
Individual long-term care facility outbreak updates are provided on the Illinois Department of Public Health website.