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.In case of an AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY, contact the health department emergency phone at 309-303-1375 or Environmental Health at 309-303-1381.
In order to receive vaccinations through TCHD, you must bring your insurance information with you to the clinic. You will also need to bring a current copy of your child’s vaccination records. Please remember we only accept cash or check, we do NOT take debit or credit cards. If you have questions about vaccines, please call extension 290. Thank you!
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National Immunization Awareness Month

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National Immunization Awareness Month - Vaccines Are Not Just For Kids

 

Illinois among states showing significant increases in vaccination

 

SPRINGFIELD – Immunizations are one of the top 10 public health accomplishments of the 20th Century according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  During August, National Immunization Awareness Month, Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck encourages people to speak with their health care provider, not only about vaccines needed for children, but for adults as well. 

“Vaccines are an important step in protecting against serious, and sometimes deadly, diseases,” said Dr. Hasbrouck.  “Vaccines are...
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PUBLIC MEETING FOR SEPTIC CODE ORDINANCE

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PUBLIC MEETING FOR SEPTIC CODE ORDINANCE

Introduction of new rules for Septic Systems in Tazewell County

 

A public meeting is scheduled for July 17, 2014 at 6:00 pm at the Tazewell County Health Department located at 21306 IL Route 9 in Tremont in the main auditorium to review the changes the septic code ordinance would include for Tazewell County. Septic contractors, realtors and the general public are encouraged to attend. This meeting will offer attendees the opportunity to make...
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4th of July and Summer Safety Tips

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Fourth of July and Summer Safety Health Tips

 

CHICAGO – As we head into the Fourth of July holiday weekend, Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck reminds us of the following health tips to help avoid injury and illness during the summer.

 

“We want everyone to stay safe while celebrating the holiday and throughout the summer.  I encourage all Illinois residents to use and share these tips for a more enjoyable summer,” advised Dr...
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Smoking Cessation Class

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Tazewell County Health Department is offering a smoking cessation program at St. Peters Lutheran Church in East Peoria. Click here for more information.

FOOD EXCELLENCE AWARDS PRESENTED

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FOOD EXCELLENCE AWARDS PRESENTED

The Tazewell County Health Department honored the food service facilities that have met the criteria in their classification by awarding them the 2013 Food Excellence Award.  The program was held on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Tazewell County Health Department.

Establishments achieving the award are issued a certificate that can be posted in public view. This certificate indicates to the public, that the facility exceeds regular food safety concerns...
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