Blessing Hospital, Adams County Emergency Management
and the Adams County Health Department are
conducting a Full Scale Exercise on July 5th and 6th
2016. This will test the community's ability to
respond to a public health crisis and practice
delivering life-saving medications in the event of a
disease outbreak or biological release.
asking for the community's help including
individuals, volunteer groups, and businesses to
assist our testing of point of dispensing in the
delivery and our ability to provide medications to
thousands of people in a public health emergency.
Notice of Bid - The Adams County Health
Department is accepting bids for the sealing and marking of
lots at 330 Vermont St, Quincy, IL.
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.