McDonough County Health Department

Affordable Care Act
3:10 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Obamacare: Special Enrollment Period Underway

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The open enrollment period to sign up for health insurance is over. But, many might still be able to register for coverage.

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number of measles cases climb
2:58 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

A Look Inside the Resurgence of Measles

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Measles is a highly contagious, viral disease. Measles was considered eradicated from the U.S. in 2000. In the last month, 2 cases have been reported in McDonough County.

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Two Confirmed Cases
9:01 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Another Measles Case in McDonough County

The measles virus
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Those who attended a junior high school volleyball game in Bushnell on Tuesday, February 25, might have been exposed to the measles.

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Health Department Alert
10:22 pm
Wed February 26, 2014

Measles Exposure in McDonough County

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A young child who was visiting Macomb came down with a case of the measles, raising concerns about who might have been exposed to the virus.

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Trained Navigators
5:21 pm
Sat November 16, 2013

Experts Answering Obamacare Questions

Specially-trained navigators for the Affordable Care Act are preaching patience as the federal government corrects problems with the healthcare website.

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