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
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
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com, 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