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

Phone: (618) 692-8954 

  After Hours Emergency Number:           (618) 463-6957

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       


Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic Hours

Mondays        10:00 AM-11:30 AM, 1:00 PM-5:30 PM
Wednesdays    8:30 AM-11:30 AM, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Fridays             8:30 AM-11:30 AM, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Walk-in Clinic Hours

Mondays        10:00 AM-11:30 AM, 1:00 PM-5:30 PM
Tuesdays         8:30 AM-11:30 AM, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Wednesdays    8:30 AM-11:30 AM, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Thursdays        No Clinic   
Fridays             8:30 AM-11:30 AM, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

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

Clinic Tips:

  • Monday - later walk-in clinic hours with sign-ins until 5:30 PM
  • Tuesday - walk-in screenings for STDs are 1 PM to 3 PM
  • Tuesday - we offer appointments - call 692-8954, ext 2 to schedule any clinic service
  • Wednesday - clinics are not as busy
  • Thursday - NO CLINICS
  • DAILY - Clinic CLOSES from Noon - 1 PM for lunch

Ebola Virus Information

Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) now has an Ebola hotline to answer residents' questions about Ebola. This hotline available 24 hours a day. 

IDPH 24 Hour Ebola Hotline: 800-889-3931

IDPH Website - Ebola

For the most up to date information on the Ebola virus, please visit CDC's Website by clicking the picture below:

Facts about Ebola in the U.S.

Latest CDC Outbreak Information

General Public and Travelers

What you should know about Ebola
Traveling Information
Questions and Answers on Ebola

Health Care Workers and Facilities

Guidance and Recommendations by CDC
Evaluating Patients
Environmental Infection Control in Hospitals
Ebola Disease Information for Clinicians

EMS and Public Safety Personnel

Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 9-1-1 for Management of Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Virus
Detailed EMS Checklist for Ebola Preparedness

Madison County Youth Forum               

15th Madison County Youth Forum GEARING UP FOR HEALTH co-hosted by Madison County Youth Board and Eta Sigma Gamma-National Health Education Honor Society at SIUE was held on Monday, October 6, 2014 and focused on recommendations by teens from Madison County high schools on how to address nutrition and physical activity issues in Madison County.  ECTV 10 , the cable access channel for the Edwardsville area recorded the Youth Speak Out and will be aired on their station. Here are the Recommendations from the Youth Forum!  There were numerous ideas presented and most were very doable and affordable (or free!).  Take a look through them and see what you can do in your family, schools, and community to help improve lives as related to nutrition and physical activity.  2014 Madison County Youth Forum Recommendations

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