997 N York Street
PO Box 266
Martinsville, IL 62442
8 am-4 pm
* CCHD SERVICES - CCHD Services
THE CLARK COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT WILL BE CLOSED ON
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27TH
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH
IN OBSERVANCE OF THANKSGIVING
WE WILL BE OPEN REGULAR HOURS ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 1ST
Visit our Facebook Page at: www.facebook.com/clarkcountyhealthdept.org
We now have a Breastfeeding Support Group on Facebook Join Today at www.facebook.com/groups/BreastfeedinghelpCCHD
Do you have questions about your Medicaid application? Call the ABE Customer Call Center at 1-800-843-6154 to check on your application status
or make changes. Or call the local DHS office in Charleston at 217-345-2188. They are located at 1550 Douglas Rd, Charleston, IL
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD (SEP):
While Marketplace Open Enrollment Period has ended, there are still opportunities for some Illinoisans to get health coverage or change their plan. Visit GetCoveredIllinois.gov to find out.
The Affordable Care Act has provisions that work to ensure that breastfeeding is a possibility for all Moms.
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BREASTFEEDING . . .
Did you know:
If your nipples are sore, make sure you have a good latch. You may need to try a different position. It may help to express a small amount of breastmilk and rub it on nipple and allow to air dry after breastfeeding.
And remember. . .
Breastmilk is FREE!
2014 DATES OF INTEREST:
- American Diabetes Month
- National Family Caregivers Month
- Prematurity Awareness Month
- 20th = Great American Smokeout
If you have an emergency situation - seek the nearest emergency room,
contact your Health Care Provider, call the sheriff's office at 826-6393
or call 911.
After normal business hours (8am to 4pm) the Sheriff's Office (826-6393 or Dial 911) should be contacted in the event of an emergency.