SPRINGFIELD - January 8, 2015.
Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck today launched IDPH’s updated website that is interactive, user friendly, mobile friendly and offers more online services.
CHICAGO - January 7, 2015.
The Illinois Department of Public Health is encouraging women ages 21 and older to speak with their physician or health care provider about cervical cancer screening and prevention this month – “Cervical Health Awareness Month.”
CHICAGO - December 20, 2014.
The following is a joint statement from the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Chicago Department of Public Health
and University of Chicago Medical Center, two of the members of the Chicago Ebola Resource Network:
Test results for Ebola virus disease were negative for a child who recently traveled from West Africa to Chicago.
SPRINGFIELD - December 18, 2014.
The Serve Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service is commending the state’s 2.57 million volunteers who made a difference through volunteerism last year.
SPRINGFIELD - December 8, 2014.
The Illinois Department of Public Health, the Corporation for National and Community Service, and the Serve Illinois Commission today announced that funding is available for local governments interested in administering AmeriCorps programs in the state.
SPRINGFIELD - December 4, 2014.
As we see increasing influenza activity in the state, Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck is encouraging everyone 6 months and older to get a flu vaccine during Vaccinate Illinois Week, December 7-13, 2014.
CHICAGO - November 25, 2014.
The season for family gatherings and festive meals is here, and with that comes the potential for foodborne illnesses, if the foods are not properly prepared and handled. Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck offers this helpful advice to avoid getting sick.
CHICAGO - November 20, 2014.
The Illinois Department of Public Health is asking residents to make a commitment to stop smoking today – Thursday, November 20 – in support of the Great American Smokeout.
CHICAGO - October 27, 2014.
Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar
Hasbrouck today provided further guidance on Illinois’
Ebola safety guidelines, including mandatory home
quarantines for individuals who have a high-risk of
exposure to the virus.
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