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
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.