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 and current vaccination records. As always, please check with your particular provider/plan for network status of TCHD and if your plan covers vaccinations. For insurance plans, click on Immunization Clinics under Clinical on our main menu. We accept cash and check only at this time. Debit/credit card payment are coming soon. If you have questions about vaccines, please call extension 290. Thank you!
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Avoiding Illness Due to Ticks, Bats and Wild Animals

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Avoiding Illness Due to Ticks, Bats and Wild Animals

 

Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Lyme disease, tularemia, babesiosis, ehrlichiosis, rabies

 

CHICAGO – As the weather remains warm and people continue to spend more time outdoors, Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck reminds residents of the importance to take precautions against illness caused by tick and animal bites. 

 

Ticks can carry diseases like Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Lyme disease, tularemia, babesiosis, and ehrlichiosis, while bats and other wild animals pose the risk of transmitting rabies, a virus that affects the nervous system of humans and other mammals.  A bite from ticks, bats or wild...
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Carolyn Adams Ticket for the Cure Community Grant

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Carolyn Adams Ticket for the Cure Community Grant

 

Tazewell County Health Department is partnering with Unity Point Methodist to bring the  

Mammography Van to rural communities of Tazewell...
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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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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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Health and Wellness Fair

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Health and Wellness Fair

 

The Partnership for a Healthy Community is a community-driven initiative created to improve health and wellness of Peoria and Tazewell County residents.  The 5 strategic areas of the Partnership include:Tobacco Free LivingActive LivingHealthy EatingClinical Preventative ServicesSocial and Emotional Wellness

 

A Health & Wellness Fair will be held to highlight the efforts to improve the overall health of...
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