Community Health 

 
Mission Statement
Our mission of the Office of Community Health is to provide education and health promotion, prevent the spread of disease and illness, and to assist in accessing quality health services.

We are located in

 the Lower Level of the Senior Center at:

240 S. Route 59 Bartlett, Illinois, 60103

Please call our Office during office hours to speak to us or leave a message after-hours and we will be sure to return your call the next business day!

630-483-5665

 
Community Health Office Hours

Monday 8:30-4:30PM
Tuesday 8:30-4:30PM
Wednesday 8:30-4:30PM
Thursday 8:30-4:30PM
Friday 8:30-4:30PM
Saturday & Sunday

Closed


Community Health Resources

 

Visit a Hanover Township Nurse at the Hanover Township Izaac Walton Center & Reserve is located in Elgin.  A nurse will be at the center EVERY Tuesday from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM.

Izaak Walton Center & Reserve

866 Jay Street

Elgin, IL 60120

A nurse will see clients for Wellness Screenings, health education and medication review, and assess clients as needed.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 630-483-5665.

 

Visit a Nurse at our Hanover Township Astor Avenue Office in Hanover Park EVERY Friday from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM.  

Astor Avenue Office

7431 Astor Avenue Office

Hanover Park, Illinois  60133

630-540-9085

A nurse will see clients for Wellness Screenings, health education and medication review, and assess clients as needed.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 630-540-9085.

 Mission Statement
Our mission of the Office of Community Health is to provide education and health promotion, prevent the spread of disease and illness, and to assist in accessing quality health services.


 

GOT DRUGS?

 The Office of Community Health does NOT accept any type of medication for disposal.

 

The following Villages in the area have medication drop off programs:

  • Addison Police Department, 3 Friendship Plaza, Addison, IL 60101
  • Bloomingdale Police Department, 2015 Bloomingdale Road, Bloomingdale, IL 60108
  • Burr Ridge Police Department, 7660 S. County Line Rd # 1, Burr Ridge, IL 60527
  • Carol Stream Police Department, 500 N. Gary Avenue, Carol Stream, IL 60188
  • DuPage County Sheriff, 501 N. County Farm Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
  • Glendale Heights Police Department, 300 Civic Plaza, Glendale Heights, IL 60139
  • Lemont Police Department, 416 Main Street, Lemont, IL 60439
  • Lisle Police Department, 5040 Lincoln Avenue, Lisle, IL 60532
  • Oak Brook Police Department, 1200 Oak Brook Road, Oak Brook, IL 60521
  • Wheaton Police Department. 900 W. Liberty Drive, Wheaton, IL 60187
  • Wood Dale Police Department, 404 N. Wood Dale Road, Wood Dale, IL 60191

For more information please contact the Human Drug Information by phone: 855-543-3784 or 301-796-3400 and e-mail: druginfo@fda.hhs.gov

 

Office of Community Health Services

The community health nurses are available for general health questions. In addition, health programs will be offered to the community on health and wellness issues, topics to be determined by the Hanover Township community health needs.

 

The Office of Community Health's services include:

  • Health education and medication review

  • Lipid profile (cholesterol)*

  • Basic assessments

  • Lab drawing*/** (processed through Quest Diagnostics)

  • ProTimes*/**

  • Hgb A1C*

  • Tuberculosis (TB) testing by appointment*

  • Tetanus shots*

  • Offer physician referral as appropriate

     

*small supply fees may apply/ ** M.D. order needed for some services

 

 

Wellness Screenings

The Office of Community Health offers the following screenings:

  • Diabetes
  • Anemia
  • Blood Pressure
  • Heart Rate
  • Body Fat Analysis
  • Health Education
  • Medication Review 
 Please call our office to schedule an appointment for your screening!

 

 

 

Tuberculosis (TB) Testing

We offer Mantoux skin testing by appointment on MONDAYS, TUESDAYS and WEDNESDAYS only. A return appointment is required within 48-72 hours to have the results of the TB skin test read by a nurse. Tuberculosis testing is under the guidelines of the Cook County Department of Public Health.

 

***Required to have a "2 Step TB test"?? Here's what we can do:

  • A visit on a Monday,Tuesday or Wednesday to have your first TB skin test.

  • A second visit 48-72 hours after your second skin test to have your arm read by a nurse.

  • A third visit EXACTLY 7 days after your initial visit to have your second TB skin test.

  • A fourth visit 48-72 hours after your second skin test to have your arm read by a nurse.

Residents: $7.00 for a 1-step or $14.00 for a 2-step

Non-Residents: $10.00 for a 1-step or $20.00 for a 2-step

 

 

Safety Programs

The Emergency Bracelet Program

 Available free of charge to residents of Hanover Township that live in Bartlett, Streamwood or Hanover Park. If you are not a resident of Hanover Township, but do live in one of these villages, a one-time $15 fee will be applied.

 The Office of Community Health is partnered with the Police departments in each of these villages to provide the potentially life-saving program available to those taking several prescription medications, suffering from medical conditions or allergies. This bracelet contains your name (allergy if you have any) phone number of your village's police department and a personal identification code.

 Please contact our office with any questions and to find out how you can get your Emergency Bracelet!

Please click here to download the Emergency Bracelet Program Application.

 Smart 911

 A FREE service to help you call 9-1-1. You can now build a free safety profile which will automatically display to 9-1-1 when you place an emergency call from the phone you registered. Your profile can include household details, medical issues, special needs and location. Help Police, Fire, and EMS locate and assist you!

 Register now and create your safety profile at: www.smart911.com or www.facebook.com/smart911IL

 

 Clinics

Basic Wellness Screenings are offered by one of our nurses at off site clinics throughout each month:

  • Hanover Township Senior Center  (By Appointment)

  • Hanover Township Elgin Community Relation Building (Every Tuesday)

  • Astor Avenue Community Center (Every Friday)

  • Glendale Terrace Apartments (2nd Tuesday of each month)

  • Victory Centre of Bartlett (3rd Thursday of each month) 

**PLEASE CALL FOR SPECIFIC DATES AND TIMES 

 

 

Podiatry Clinic

Once a month the Office of Community Health offers appointments to see our visiting Podiatrist, Dr. Rick Ginsberg, DPM. Foot evaluations, diabetic, bio-mechanic foot examinations and routine foot care are available. Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance and self-pay are accepted.

The next available clinic dates are:  

  • October 22nd

  • Novermber 19th

 

 

Kid's Immunization Clinic

"Bee Wise! Immunize!"

Hanover Township partners with Kid Care Medical for this clinic once a month from 4:00-7:00pm the 2nd Thursday of each month!!

  • Newborn to 18 years of age

  • FREE with AllKids

  • $5 per shot 

  • Walk-ins welcome

  • $25 Physicals offered (must schedule an appointment)

     

Please call 630-599-5480 or 630-483-5665 to schedule an appointment.  

 

 

Outside Resources

Click on the resource below for additional information:

 

Greater Elgin Family Care Center

VNA Clinic

Access at Northwest Community

Vista Health Center

KidCare Medical

Family Services Association (FSA)

Ecker Center

U-46

 

 

 

Event Photos

2014 Health Expo
Inaugural Sprint to Spring 5k
2012 Expo

Meet the Staff

 

 
Kristen Smith-RN, BSN
Director of Community Health
(o) 630-.483.5665
(f) 630.483.5662
 
 
 
Stacy Arriola-RN, BSN, BS-CH
Community Health Nurse
(o) 630.483.5665
(f) 630.483.5662

Keely Hoch
Community Health Assistant           (o) 630.483.5665
 (f) 630.483.5662
 khoch@hanover-township.org

 

Pam Brandes
Receptionist
(o) 630.483.5665
(f) 630.483.5662
 

pbrandes@hanover-township.org

Calendar

10/21/2014

Elgin Wellness Clinic-Open to the Public

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Read more...

10/21/2014

Fall Walking Program

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Read more...

10/22/2014

Podiatry Clinic

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Read more...

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