We are a Local Public Health Department serving Madison County, IL with approximately 270,000 residents. We are a suburban county in the...
We are a Local Public Health Department serving Madison County, IL with approximately 270,000 residents. We are a suburban county in the St. Louis, MO/IL bi-state area. As certified by the Illinois Department of Public Health, we undertake the planning and implementation of a community health program designed to address the priority community health needs of Madison County residents. MCHD provides a core of services in the areas of potable water supplies, food protection, infectious disease control, emergency preparedness, and community health education. Other programs are instituted as local needs are identified and resources to support addressing those needs are found. OUR VISION AND MISSION Healthy choices, people and places. Healthy Madison County. Our mission is to promote, protect, and assure conditions for optimal health through leadership, partnership, prevention and response.