Vaccinations Continue During Inclement Weather, Rescheduling Options Available

The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District (CUPHD) announces COVID-19 vaccination clinics will continue this week as scheduled; however, if individuals need to reschedule due to inclement weather, they may do so.  Please follow instructions specific to each site. To reschedule at: Rantoul Youth Center, located at 1306 Country Club Lane, Rantoul. Send an email through theContinue reading “Vaccinations Continue During Inclement Weather, Rescheduling Options Available”

Champaign County Expands Vaccines to Ages 40-64 with Underlying Health Conditions

The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District (CUPHD), in partnership with Carle Health, OSF HealthCare, Christie Clinic, Promise Healthcare, and the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will be hosting community-based COVID-19 vaccination clinics for anyone who lives or works in Champaign County that fall within Phases 1A and 1B and for anyone age 40-64 with underlying health conditionsContinue reading “Champaign County Expands Vaccines to Ages 40-64 with Underlying Health Conditions”

Governor Pritzker Tours Champaign County Vaccination Site

Governor J.B. Pritzker visited one of Champaign County’s vaccination sites on Wednesday, February 3. During the visit at the I Hotel & Conference Center, the Governor praised local public health officials as well as Carle Health, OSF Healthcare, Christie Clinic, Promise Healthcare, and the University of Illinois, alongside municipal and state leaders for a well-organizedContinue reading “Governor Pritzker Tours Champaign County Vaccination Site”

Essential Frontline Workers to Receive Vaccine

The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District (CUPHD), in partnership with Carle Health, OSF HealthCare, Christie Clinic, Promise Healthcare, and the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will now be hosting community-based COVID-19 vaccination clinics for essential frontline workers who work or live in Champaign County. Essential frontline workers are limited to:  Grocery Store Workers: Baggers, Cashiers, Stockers, Pick-Up,Continue reading “Essential Frontline Workers to Receive Vaccine”

Vaccinations available for Champaign County Residents 65+

The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District (CUPHD), in partnership with Carle Health, OSF HealthCare, Christie Clinic, Promise Healthcare, and the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will be now be hosting community-based COVID-19 vaccination clinics for all Champaign County residents 65 years of age and older. There are two convenient locations to receive your vaccine the week of January 25th: TheContinue reading “Vaccinations available for Champaign County Residents 65+”

Region 6 Moves to Tier One Mitigations

Today, January 18, Region 6 qualifies for Tier One mitigations. Under Tier One, the following changes apply: Bars & Restaurants All bars and restaurants close at 11pm and may reopen no earlier than 6am the following day Indoor service limited to the lesser of 25 guests or 25% capacity per room Establishments offering indoor serviceContinue reading “Region 6 Moves to Tier One Mitigations”

Champaign County Vaccination Expands

Champaign-Urbana Public Health District is expanding Phase 1B COVID Vaccinations to include persons Age 65-74 with underlying health conditions starting January 19. The upcoming clinics will be held January 19-22, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Next week’s clinics will serve anyone 75 years of age or older that did notContinue reading “Champaign County Vaccination Expands”

Vaccinations for Champaign County Residents 75 Years of Age & Older

The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District (CUPHD), in partnership with Carle Health, OSF HealthCare, Christie Clinic, Promise Healthcare, and the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign are preparing two community-based COVID-19 vaccination clinics for Champaign County residents 75 years of age or older. The group will hold vaccination clinics January 12-14, 2021 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointmentContinue reading “Vaccinations for Champaign County Residents 75 Years of Age & Older”

Staying the Course

The Champaign County community has remained vigilant in testing, helping to reduce the spread of COVID-19. This week, the community-based testing at Market Place Mall exceeded 110,000 tests, another remarkable feat for testing in our area. Residents are encouraged to continue to test regularly at the site, open daily 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Utilize the new,Continue reading “Staying the Course”