Tazewell County Health Dept.

During regular business hours (M-F 8a.m.-4:30p.m.), contact the health department at its regular number 309-925-5511. For an AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY, contact the health department emergency phone at 309-303-1375 or Environmental Health at 309-303-1381.

In order to receive immunizations through TCHD, you must bring your insurance information and current immunization records. Please check with your insurance provider for vaccination coverage and network status for TCHD. For insurance plans and payment options, click on Clinical and then Immunization Clinics on the main menu. If you have additional vaccine related questions, please call extension 290.


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The start of school is just around the corner.  Tazewell County Health Department would like to encourage parents to bring their child(ren) NOW for school shots rather than wait until the last minute. 

Back To School Clinics will be held
August 2nd and 4th
8:00 – 11:00 am & 1:00 – 4:00 pm

To receive immunizations, please:

  • Bring your insurance card
  • Know if your insurance pays for vaccines at TCHD
  • Provide your immunization records; and
  • Minors without a parent need a responsible adult with them with a note of permission from the parent to get vaccines.

For more information on required immunizations, please visit http://www.isbe.net/pdf/school_health/immunization-requirements.pdf

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 08:06


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Tazewell County Health Department (TCHD) has been conducting a quality improvement process to enhance service delivery.  Due to this improvement process, hours have been expanded to be more convenient for customers. 

Effective July 18, 2016:

Walk in Hours:Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday  8:00-11:00 am and 1:00-4:00 pmWednesdays 1:00-4:00 pm; 2nd and 4th Mondays 8:00-11:00 am and 1:00-5:30 pm


 This will include all WIC and...
Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 July 2016 11:52

Dental Center New Hours

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Dental Center New Hours


Beginning the week of June 20th, the Tazewell County Health Department Dental Center will be open Monday through Thursday.  Clients will be seen Monday through Wednesday from 7:30 am -5:30 pm; Thursday hours will be 7:30 am – 5:00 pm.


The Tazewell County Health Department Dental Center is available to residents from Tazewell and Woodford counties.  Children over the age of 1 year may be seen for check-ups, emergency care, receive fillings...

West Nile Virus in Tazewell County

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West Nile Virus in Tazewell County

The Tazewell County Health Department (TCHD) has confirmed West Nile virus in a batch of mosquitoes tested May 27, 2016.  The mosquito batch was collected in Pekin earlier in the week.

“Take precautions to protect yourself by wearing insect repellent and getting rid of standing water around your home,” said Melissa Goetze, Environmental Health Supervisor.  “West Nile virus is present in Illinois every year.”

West Nile virus is...

Confirmed Case Of Measles In Illinois

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Confirmed Case Of Measles In Illinois


SPRINGFIELD – May 20, 2016--Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Nirav D. Shah, M.D., J.D. today confirmed one case of measles in Illinois.  A visitor to Illinois from out of the country became ill last week and tested positive for measles.  This person is no longer infectious.

“This individual visited several locations in northern Illinois, including hotels and a college graduation,” said Director Shah. ...

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