News Flash

Posted on: June 17, 2022

Monkeypox Outbreak

Monkeypox graphic

Monkeypox is a rare viral illness that can be spread from animals to humans and from humans to humans. People can be exposed to monkeypox through bites or scratches from rodents and small mammals, preparing wild game, or having contact with an infected an...

Read on...

Click here for case counts and more information Health Department
Posted on: July 20, 2022

Capture the Bat for Rabies Testing

Capture the Bat for Rabies testing image

Find a bat in your home? Capture it for testing to avoid unnecessary shots.

Rabies virus infection almost always leads to death, unless treatment is provided soon after exposure. If you find a bat in your home, capture it and the next day contact Madison C...

Read on...

Health Department
Posted on: February 28, 2022

2022 Rabies Vaccination Clinics by Appointment

2022 Rabies Clinics

Madison County Health Department’s Rabies Vaccination Clinics for 2022 are by appointment only.

The next rabies clinic is:

Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 10:00am - 1:00pm by appointment Gorman Community Center Parking Lot, 1081 N...

Read on...

Health Department
Posted on: June 6, 2022

Beat the Heat


Extreme heat is a long period (2 to 3 days) of high heat and humidity with temperatures above 90 degrees. Make sure you stay safe this summer.

Additional Info... Health Department
Posted on: May 11, 2022

New Release! 2022 Opioid Epidemic Report: Madison County

2022 Opioid report cover

This new report provides a snapshot describing the current state of the opioid epidemic in Madison County. The report identifies trends and offers insight into the effectiveness of local, state, and national prevention activities.

Click here to read the report... Health Department