OUR VISION AND MISSION
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
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
MEDICAL RESERVE CORPS (MRC) VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION TRAINING
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.
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:
Madison County Medical Reserve Corps Volunteer Coordinator
Metro East Air & Health Forum
Madison County Health
Department is a proud sponsor of:
Metro East Air & Health Forum: The Air We
Date: October 17th
Location: Caseyville Community Center, Caseyville, IL
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:
NEW FEES - EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2014
RESOLVE TO BE READY IN 2014
Resolve to be Ready in 2014
Let us Resolve to be Ready in 2014. Consider making an emergency preparedness resolution this year and take these four important steps:
For more information and tools on how to meet these resolutions or other specific ideas how you can be prepared, visit www.ready.gov/prepared2014.
Other sites to help you to BE INFORMED AND PREPARE:
Community events and opportunities
Click the links below for information
about health-related events and opportunities.
Wondering what to do in Madison County to keep active and get your family moving?
Check out the MCPCH Obesity Reduction Committee's for ideas and locations:
FREE Activity/Resource Guide
activity resource guide (printable version)
Interactive map version:
Alton Block Party and Health Fair
Saturday, August 2nd-FREE-Click here for information
Clinics are CLOSED for lunch from noon to 1 PM. WALK-IN SCREENINGS FOR SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DIEASES ARE TUESDAYS FROM 1 PM TO 3 PM. For individuals who prefer appointments, please call 692-8954, ext. 2 to schedule an appointment on Tuesday for any clinic service.