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Regions Across Illinois Advance Tiers as the State Launches Surge Staffing Program to Support Hospitals in Expanding Capacity


With the adjustment in mitigation metrics by the Illinois Department of Public Health, Regions 8, 9, 10 and 11 now move from Tier 3, the most restrictive tier, to Tier 2.  Regions 1 and 6 have met the metrics to move to Tier 1, while Regions 3 and 5 return to Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan.

You can review the January 18, 2021 Restore Illinois map update showing the tiers in place across the state after the IDPH metrics adjustment reflecting additional staff via this link.

IDPH January 18, 2021 Press Release available here.