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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Emergency Daycare License and Home Daycare Resource Links

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On Friday March 20, 2020 The Governor’s executive order (EO) shut down day care centers. These entities can apply for an emergency day care license under the emergency rules that DCFS posted on Friday March 20, 2020. 

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

TCHD Service Changes

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The Tazewell County Health Department(TCHD) is providing emergency response and community guidance during the COVID-19 pandemic. Services will be limited according to our Continuity of Operations to allow staff to respond to this event.

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Updated Guidance for Restaurants and Bars.

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3/18/20 - Updated Guidance for Restaurants and Bars.

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Coronavirus Disease COVID-19

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (termed COVID-2019) that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China and which continues to expand. C...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Hospitals Restrict Visitors Due to Increased Flu Activity

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Local Health Departments request visitor restrictions as a precautionary measure to protect patients, visitors, and staff from spreading the flu and other upper respiratory illnesses.

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Seasonal Flu Update

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Influenza, commonly called "the flu," is an infection of the respiratory tract caused by the influenza virus. Compared with most viral respiratory infections, such as the common cold, influenza infection often causes a more severe illness. Typic...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

The Illinois Department of Public Health Releases Tips for Staying Healthy during Flu Season

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Every year the flu sickens millions of Americans, hospitalizes hundreds of thousands, and kills tens of thousands. Catching the flu can be as easy as standing in line next to someone who has flu symptoms. Fortunately, protecting yourself against the flu i...

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