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What You Need to Know about Ebola

What You Need to Know about Ebola

The Ebola Virus

The outbreak is affecting multiple countries in West Africa and CDC has confirmed the first travel-associated case of Ebola to be diagnosed in the United States. About half of the people who have gotten Ebola in this outbreak have died. 

Although the risk of Ebola spreading in the United States is very low, CDC and its partners are taking actions to prevent this from happening. 

Springfield - IL Dept of Public Health Reassures Illinoisans

Springfield - IL Dept of Public Health Reassures Illinoisans

First Ebola Case Confirmed in the U.S.

For Immediate Release: September 30,2014 the Illinois Department of Public Health reassures Illinoisans after first Ebola case confirmed in the U.S.  For the most up to date information on the Ebola virus, visit http://www.cdc/gov/vhf/ebola/index.html.

 

Key Dates for the Health Insurance Marketplace

Key Dates for the Health Insurance Marketplace

Open Enrollment 2015

Are you ready for the next Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Period?  Open Enrollment is the time when you can apply for a 2015 Marketplace plan, keep your current plan, or pick a new one.  Speak with a Certified Application Counselor at the Will County Community Health Center.

Will County Sets Wildlife Rabies Record

Wilmington Bat Positive for Rabies

JOLIET – A bat found live in the garage of a Wilmington residence represents Will County’s 13th confirmed case of wildlife rabies for 2014.

Agenda Set for the Will County Mapp Collaborative Fall Forum

Annual Fall Forum Explores Important Local Health Issues, Unveils 2013-2014 Community Health Findings

JOLIET – Will County’s Mobilizing for Action Through Planning and Partnerships hosts its fifth annual Fall Forum from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. September 30, at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center’s Wallin Conference Center, 333 W. Madison in Joliet.

Community Health Center Receives More Federal Grant Dollars

Additional Funding in Place to Help Will County Reach More Patients

JOLIET – New federal grant dollars awarded by an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will enable the Will County Community Health Center to expand available services and add behavioral health to its scope of practice.

Health Department Still Reporting WNV-Positive

Health Department Still Reporting WNV-Positive

Still Potential for Human WNV Activity

JOLIET – Colder weather means fewer mosquitoes to test, but the Will County Health Department has collected West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes from two locations that had not previously yielded positive results in 2014.

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