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Kane nursing homes report 1,283 cases of COVID-19, 178 deaths

Bria of Geneva, Tower Hill still lead with most deaths at 30

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The Illinois Department of Public Health is reporting 1,283 cases of coronavirus and 178 deaths as of Friday afternoon at 37 long term care facilities in Kane County.

That represents an increase of 215 cases and one more death compared to Aug. 7’s count of 1,068 cases and 177 deaths.

In some cases, numbers were adjusted to reduce the number of deaths or cases when compared to previous weeks, and some facilities that were added in previous weeks, were removed.

It lists Tower Hill Health Care Center, 759 Kane St., South Elgin, and Bria of Geneva, at 1101 E. State St., Geneva with the highest number of deaths from the virus, 30.

Tower Hill has the most reported cases, 166, while Bria of Geneva’s reported 135 cases of the coronavirus, according to the website,

Newly added this week was Marklund Hyde Center, 1S450 Wyatt Drive, Blackberry Township near Geneva, with three cases and no deaths. Marklund provides residential, therapeutic and educational services to children and adults with profound developmental disabilities.

Symphony of Orchard Valley, 2330 W. Galena Blvd., Aurora, reported 24 deaths and 112 confirmed cases.

The nursing homes with the next highest number of deaths was Asbury Gardens Nursing & Rehab, 212 Airport Road, North Aurora, with 19 deaths and 92 cases.

Citadel of Elgin, 180 S. State St., Elgin, reported 73 cases and 10 deaths.

Fox River Rehab & Healthcare, 2355 Royal Blvd., Elgin, had 49 cases and 15 deaths.

Avondale Estates of Elgin Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 1760 Capital Street, Elgin, reported 36 cases and three deaths.

An assisted living facility, Bickford of Aurora, 7 S. Orchard Road, Aurora, had 29 reported cases and seven deaths.

Elmwood Terrace Healthcare Center, 1017 W. Galena Blvd., Aurora, reported 36 cases and six deaths.

The Grove of St. Charles, 611 Allen Lane, St. Charles reported 15 cases and two deaths.

Alden of Waterford Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, 2021 Randi Drive, Aurora, had 41 cases and 10 deaths, while Alden Courts of Waterford, 1991 Randi Drive, Aurora, had eight cases and no deaths.

Alden Gardens of Waterford, 1955 Randi Drive, Aurora with three cases and no deaths.

Arden Courts of Geneva, 2388 Bricher Road, Geneva, had seven cases and two deaths.

Bright Oaks of Aurora, 1340 River St., Aurora, reported 17 cases and four deaths.

White Oaks at Heritage Woods of South Elgin, 700 N. McLean Blvd., South Elgin, reported five cases and one death.

Retirement community River Glen, 975 N. Fifth Ave., St. Charles reported six cases and no deaths.

A retirement and assisted living center, Sunnymere, 925 Sixth Ave., Aurora, reported 11 cases and no deaths.

A secure residential treatment facility for children, teens and young adults up to age 21, Northern Illinois Academy, 998 Corporate Blvd., Aurora, reported 13 cases and no deaths.

The Grove of Fox Valley, 1601 N. Farnsworth Ave., Aurora, reported 10 cases and no deaths.

A retirement community, Presence Fox Knoll, 421 N. Lake St., Aurora, reported 16 cases and two deaths.

Riverview Rehab Center, 50 N, Jane Drive, Elgin, reported 13 cases and no deaths.

Batavia Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, 520 E. Fabyan Parkway, Batavia, reported 11 cases and two deaths.

Brighton Gardens of St. Charles, 600 Dunham Road, St. Charles reported three cases and one death.

The Sheridan at Tyler Creek, 508 N. McLean Blvd., Elgin reported five cases and no deaths.

Aperion Care Elgin, 134 N. McLean Blvd., Elgin, reported seven cases and no deaths.

GreenFields of Geneva, 0N801 Friendship Way, Blackberry Township, had 12 cases and no deaths.

Highland Oaks, 2750 W. Highland Ave., Elgin, reported five cases and no deaths.

An assisted living facility Jennings Terrace, 275 S. Lasalle St., Aurora, reported five cases and no deaths.

Heritage Health Therapy and Senior Care, 355 Raymond St., Elgin,reported 40 cases and three deaths.

Avantara, 1950 Larkin Ave, Elgin, reported 29 cases and two deaths.

White Oaks at Spring Street, 1300 Spring St., South Elgin, reported 12 cases and two deaths.

Michealsen Heath Care Center, 831 N. Batavia Ave., Batavia, reported five cases and no deaths.

Alden Estates-Courts of Huntley, 12140, Regency Parkway, Huntley, reported five cases and no deaths.

South Elgin Rehab, 746 W Spring St., South Elgin, reported 36 cases and two deaths.

Dunham Rehabilitation Center, 850 Dunham Road, St. Charles, reported five cases and one death.

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