Madison County Health Department

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logo for prep         Madison County Health Department's building in Wood River, IL
 
Toni Corona
Public Health Administrator
101 East Edwardsville Road
Wood River, IL 62095
(618) 296-6060
The Madison County Health Department is the entity certified by the Illinois Department of Public Health to undertake the planning and implementation of a community health program designed to address the priority community health needs of Madison County residents.  The Department provides a core of services in the areas of potable water supplies, food protection, infectious disease control and community health education.  Other programs are instituted as local needs are identified and resources to support addressing those needs are found.

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       

NEWS & EVENTS 

INFLUENZA VACCINE

We have received our influenza vaccine and will be giving immunizations on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during normal clinic hours. 

 

7th Annual Metro East Health Forum

Friday, October 20; 8:30 AM – 2 PM
Caseyville Community Center, Caseyville, IL

Connect the dots between food, health, and air quality. 
Join regional organizations for a FREE educational gathering focusing on how the food we eat impacts not only our health, but also regional air and environmental quality. Enjoy expert speakers on a variety of relevant topics, as well as a free lunch.

We are encouraging participants to bring an item to be donated to a local food bank. Please click here for a list of healthy donation options. 

The event is FREE, but registration is required. Click here to view the event flyer or register at the following link.

Student Learning Experiences 

Madison County Health Department is proud to partner with institutes of higher education to provide student learning experiences when possible.  Opportunities that may be available include: internships, service learning hours, clinical hours, observational hours, and project assistance or information.  Each request and situation is different.  To begin, connect with our Health Promotion Manager, Amy J. Yeager at (618) 296-6103 or ajyeager@co.madison.il.us.


Nursing Job Opening

Madison County Health Department’s Health Services Division (Nursing) is accepting resumes and job applications for 1 full time Registered Nurse and 1 part time Registered Nurse.  Please fax, email, or drop off your interest in either of these positions to the Nursing fax at 618-251-9482, email dsknoll@co.madison.il.us, or mail Madison County Health Department at 101 E. Edwardsville Road, Wood River, IL  62095.  Job description and application - click here.



 After the Flood
An informational handout on dealing with the aftermath of flooding
provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health

For more information on the Zika Virus

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Air Quality for Madison County

 



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:
https://maps.co.madison.il.us/madco/GISviewer/index.html?config=config-arg.xml

 

QUICK LINKS

 

 

 

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157 North Main Street,
Edwardsville, IL. 62025
618-296-6200 | Click HERE to Email
Department Contact Information Click HERE
Business Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
89°57'28.758"W 38°48'47.095"N