Tazewell County Health Dept.

During regular business hours (M-F 8a.m.-4:30p.m.), contact the health department at its regular number 309-925-5511. AFTER HOURS: If you are a physician, lab or other healthcare professional reporting a communicable disease, cluster of illnesses or other public health emergency, please call 309-303-1375. In case of fire in a food establishment, please call 309-303-1381.

Clinic hours are 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Mon., Tues., Thurs. and Fri., and 1-4 pm on Weds. 2nd and 4th Mondays 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

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IDPH Issues Warning About Synthetic Cannabinoids

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March 27, 2018
IDPH Issues Warning About Synthetic Cannabinoids  

6 cases of severe bleeding report using synthetic cannabinoids

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is warning people about the dangers of synthetic cannabinoids, often called fake weed, K2, and spice, after six people who used synthetic cannabinoids suffered severe bleeding. 


“Despite the perception that synthetic cannabinoids are safe and a legal alternative to marijuana, many are illegal and can cause severe illness,” said IDPH Director Nirav D. Shah, M.D., J.D.  “The recent cases of severe bleeding are evidence of the harm synthetic cannabinoids can cause.”

Synthetic cannabinoids are not one drug, but hundreds...
Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 March 2018 13:03 Read more...

Legionnaires’ Disease Case In Illinois Resident

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Legionnaires’ Disease Case In Illinois Resident
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting one case of Legionnaire’s Disease in an Illinois resident. Additional information about the resident, including their medical condition, is not available.
IDPH is gathering information about the individual's recent travels to identify potential sources of exposure to the bacteria that causes Legionnaire's Disease. Several locations are being investigated, including...
Last Updated on Monday, 26 February 2018 10:14 Read more...

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

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Sometimes, first aid isn’t a bandage, CPR, or calling 911.  Sometimes, first aid is YOU.

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

FEBRUARY 22, 2018

8:00 am - 5:30 pm

 

See flyer for details.

CLINIC HOURS INCREASE

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CLINIC HOURS INCREASE

To be more accessible to clients, Tazewell County Health Department will expand the hours of the clinic.  Beginning on January 2, 2018, the clinic schedule will be:

            8:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday

            8:00 am – 4:00 pm Tuesday

            1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Wednesday...
Last Updated on Monday, 01 January 2018 20:57 Read more...

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