- You may complete this form and bring it with you to the
flu clinic for each person receiving a flu shot.
The Adams County Health Department along with the Illinois
Department of Public Health and the Centers for Disease
Control (CDC) is recommending annual flu vaccination for
everyone 6 months and older. Flu vaccine is available Monday
-Thursday from 8:00am-4:00pm. The health department will
also be offering several public flu clinics for adults and
children in the community.
The cost for the vaccines is as follows:
Flu Shot: $25
Hi-Dose Flu Shot: $45
Vaccines for Children (VFC) Pediatric Flu Shot : $10*
*Children must meet certain eligibility requirements to
qualify for this vaccine. For more information on the VFC
http://www.cdc.gov/features/vfcprogram or contact the
health department at 217-222-8440.
We will also be able to bill most insurance at the community
flu clinics as well as at the health department. Please
bring your insurance card.
Current Insurance In Network: Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield,
Cigna, Coventry, Health Alliance, Health Link, HFN, Humana,
Meridian, Medicare, IL Medicaid and
United Health Care.
The best way to protect against seasonal influenza and its
potential complications is to get a seasonal flu shot each
year. Making healthy choices at work, school and home can
help prevent the flu and spreading flu to others.
The Adams County Health Department has a position open for a
Please submit current resume and three professional references to
by close of business day, October 7, 2016.
ZIKA RESPONSE - INFORMATION ABOUT VIRUS
2015 Community Assessment
Adams County Health Department was formed by a tax referendum in
1944. The mission of the department is Disease and Injury
prevention, Health Protection and Health Promotion.
There are approximately fifty employees in these divisions:
Clinical and Environmental Services, Family Health and Community
Education, and Supportive Services.
Our department is governed by a Board of Health, a medical
director and a public health administrator. Revenue comes from
the local health tax levy, fees for services and program grants.