Drive-up Flu Shots Available this Season

Drive-up Flu Shots Available this Season

Drive-thru influenza (flu) shots are available at the LCHD Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Simply call 815-844-7174 x210 upon your arrival and a well-trained LCHD nurse will happily meet you at your vehicle to administer your flu vaccine. Be sure to bring your insurance card and ID as Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance will be billed. Masks are required during all interactions...

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Livingston County’s Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Site

Livingston County’s Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Site

A drive-thru COVID-19 testing site has been established in Livingston County in a collaborative effort between the Livingston County Health Department (LCHD) and OSF HealthCare Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center. In order to better track the spread of COVID-19, increased accessibility to testing is essential in a rural county such as Livingston, and the partnership between the two...

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Eight New Confirmed Cases & One Death – 435 Cases Total in Livingston County

Eight New Confirmed Cases & One Death – 435 Cases Total in Livingston County

Two more residents of Livingston County have tested positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) and, sadly, one more resident has died due to complications related to COVID-19. The individual was a female in her 60s. Livingston County Health Department (LCHD) officials were notified of the new COVID-19 cases and COVID-19 related death on September 30, 2020 in accordance with state and local...

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Food Safety After a Power Outage

Food Safety After a Power Outage

During stormy seasons, it’s important to remember food safety. HERE is an awesome resource with a list of what foods to throw away and when after a power outage. Always remember, never taste food to determine its safety. You will have to evaluate each item separately and this chart will help. When in Doubt, Throw it...

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Certified Food Protection Manager Announcement

Certified Food Protection Manager Announcement

The Livingston County Health Department has had to suspend offering the Certified Food Protection Manager training course for food establishments due to Covid-19 distancing requirements.  In an attempt to assist individuals who are required to be certified as a Food Protection Manager the following procedures have been established:  Register to take the Certified Food Protection...

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You Do Not Have to Fight Abuse Alone

You Do Not Have to Fight Abuse Alone

The COVID-19 Equity Team’s Intimate Partner Violence and Child Abuse Prevention Workgroup has compiled this list of available resources for wide circulation and it will be updated as new information becomes available. You can download the list of resources...

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