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KANE COUNTY – The Kane County Well being Division is reminding residents about getting again to the fundamentals of COVID-19 transmission prevention amid rising positivity charges.
Practising the three W’s: carrying a masks, watching your distance and washing your palms may also help stop unfold of the virus, based on a information launch from the well being division.
“We proceed to see individuals not carrying their masks and getting collectively in teams which can be just too massive for this stage of the pandemic,” Jeffers acknowledged within the launch.
Present Illinois tips require carrying a masks in public when social distancing can not happen and limiting the dimensions of particular occasions to not more than 50 individuals.
“Practising the three W’s is what individuals ought to do,” Jeffers acknowledged. “Every of us ought to contemplate for ourselves why it is vital. Taking these protecting measures will defend your well being, stop you from lacking work or college and defend a beloved one who could also be older or have a well being situation. You might actually be saving somebody’s life by stopping the unfold of the illness.”
“One other necessary cause why to comply with the three W’s is that our actions now decide what the winter shall be like for our colleges and the enterprise group, together with eating places who shall be shedding out of doors seating when the chilly climate comes,” Jeffers continued within the launch. “Defending our financial system and getting college students again to common actions, like sports activities, shall be a lot simpler after we cut back the quantity of sickness in Kane County”.
The Kane County Well being Division has additionally kicked off a brand new consciousness marketing campaign in partnership with the Northwestern McGaw Household Medication Residency at Delnor and the Rush Copley Household Medication Residency, that includes movies in English and Spanish.
“As household physicians we really feel it’s essential to be actively engaged with the communities we serve,” Dr. Jessica Lapinski acknowledged within the launch.
“Our final aim is to make sure we’re offering probably the most up-to-date info to maintain you and your loved ones secure,” Dr. Rebecca Lara acknowledged.
The YouTube movies will be seen here.