Health Department Investigating Nursing Home after Single Patient Confirmed with Legionnaire’s Disease

Health Department Investigating Nursing Home after Single Patient Confirmed with Legionnaire’s Disease

The WCHD (Will County Health Department) and IDPH (Illinois Department of Public Health) are investigating a health care-associated case of Legionnaire’s disease at a senior home in Bolingbrook.  No potential source locations outside the home have been identified. Both WCHD and the IDPH are working…

Will County EMA Needs Your Help Filling out this Hazard Mitigation Public Survey

Will County EMA Needs Your Help Filling out this Hazard Mitigation Public Survey

  The Will County EMA (Emergency Management Agency) would like your help with their “2020 Will County Hazard Mitigation Public Survey.” To take this survey, please go to https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeDPkjknvvXIJkTkaAlsuC8f0P2Ha4HwxMJ-eLcQQH4N8nSUw/viewform.

Will County Health Department Goes on FAMILY RADIO to Talk FLU, VAPING, and OPIOIDS

Will County Health Department Goes on FAMILY RADIO to Talk FLU, VAPING, and OPIOIDS

Will County Health Department Public Information Officer Steve Brandy recently joined Family Radio (WJCH 91.9 FM in Joliet) hostess Virginia Beehn to discuss these topics: FLU SEASON: VAPING: and OPIOIDS:

Will County Community Health Center Now Has Six Bilingual Spanish Speaking Doctors and Nurse Practitioners

Will County Community Health Center Now Has Six Bilingual Spanish Speaking Doctors and Nurse Practitioners

When Pediatrician Dr. Efrain Flores recently returned to the Will County CHC (Community Health Center) staff, Chief Executive Officer Mary Maragos knew it was a big step forward for two reasons.  First, a very well-liked doctor who had been gone for seven years had returned. …