Madison County Health Department
101 East Edwardsville Road
Wood River, Illinois 62095
Click here for driving directions.

Phone: (618) 692-8954
Fax: (618) 692-8905

Administration Fax: (618) 296-7011

  Nursing Fax: (618) 251-9482




Healthy choices, people and places.  Healthy Madison County.

Our mission is to promote, protect, and assure conditions for optimal health through leadership, partnership, prevention and response. 

We believe in...

  • Being sensitive to cultural factors influencing health
  • Encouraging employees to pursue personal and professional growth
  • Delivering high quality services
  • Identifying and minimizing health disparities
  • Maintaining a qualified work force dedicated to fulfilling their roles
  • Providing programs necessary to promote and protect community
  • Sustaining partnerships and maintaining community collaborations       


Flu Shot Clinic Hours - Adults Only 

Mondays        10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesdays     9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fridays             9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Clinic is closed daily from Noon - 1 PM for lunch. 

BECOME A VOLUNTEER               



Madison County Health Department encourages our community to be better prepared and we invite community members to join us in this effort.  One opportunity to get involved in preparedness in Madison County is to Become A Volunteer with our Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) You do not have to have any medical background to be an MRC Volunteer.  We are seeking people 18 years of age and older with a variety of backgrounds and interests to join the Madison County Medical Reserve Corps to help us if we should ever have an emergency here in Madison County.  Volunteers will learn about the Madison County Medical Reserve Corps, Public Health 101, Incident Command System, Strategic National Stockpile, and Family Preparedness.

Volunteer Orientation Training

Monday, September 22, 2014

5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Madison County Health Department

101 E. Edwardsville Road

Wood River, IL 62095

Advanced registration is required to attend the training. Seating is limited. 

Registration deadline is Monday, September 15th.

To register, contact:

Cathy Paone

Madison County Medical Reserve Corps Volunteer Coordinator

(618) 296-6096      

Click here for the Volunteer Orientation Training informational flyer


Metro East Air & Health Forum

Madison County Health Department is a proud sponsor of:
Metro East Air & Health Forum: The Air We Breath

Date: October 17th

Location: Caseyville Community Center, Caseyville, IL

Click here for more information

Radon Test Kits

Radon Test Kits are now available for $5.00 each, and may be picked up at the Health Department.

Staff members will assist you with the instructions on using the test kit, as well as, give you valuable information regarding Radon, Radon measurement and Radon mitigation. Additionally, should your Radon test results show a high level of Radon in your home, MCHD can provide you with a list of licensed Radon measurement professionals and licensed Radon mitigation professionals for follow-up.  For more information please call (618) 296-6079 or click on the link below:

Radon Information - MCHD