Lori Ryan, Administrator
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Our Mission is to improve the quality of life for citizens in Marion County through preventing disease and preventative health maintenance.
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Volunteers Needed!
Volunteers are needed to help specifically in the event of an emergency.
Non-first responders and individuals who are not already obligated as
an emergency volunteer with another entity are needed. The utilization
of volunteers is essential in preserving public health during an
emergency. Volunteers will be utilized to provide manpower or
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STD's can show NO Symptoms; call to get tested!
Syphilis, Chlamydia and Gonorrhea infections are spread by sexual
contact, and if left untreated, can lead to  more serious infections. STD
testing is done by appointment only. A fee of $10 covers testing for all
three STD's. If the test result is positive or there is signs and
symptoms, the client will then be referred to a local medical facility for
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                               Volunteers are needed!!

The Marion County Health Department will be conducting a Full Scale Exercise (FSE) to
test our ability to protect the citizens of Marion County in the event of a bio-terrorism

                    Players and Actors are needed (no acting talent required)

This exercise will test our capability to dispense medications to our residents in the
event of an intentional release of a biological agent.

                                               EXERCISE DETAILS
Date of exercise:  Wednesday, September 7, 2016
           Time:  8:00am - 12:00pm (Players) / 8:30am - 12:00pm (Actors)
           Location:  First Christian Church, 1200 W. Boone St., Salem IL

Volunteers will receive a voucher for
50% off one Flu Shot to be redeemed at the
Marion County Health Department.

                            For more information or to register, contact
                        Cathy Hays or Bill Thouvenin at (618) 548-3878.