Screening & Testing

Coles County

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm for Lunch
Closed Weekends and Holidays

Blood Lead Level Testing

Childhood lead poisoning is one of the most common and preventable pediatric health problems in the United States. Lead occurs naturally in our environment such as: paint, dust, drinking water and dirt. Follow-up case management for those whose blood lead level is above 5. Lead poisoning information on prevention, intervention, and home renovation. Available by appointment only.

Ages Served: Any child from 6 months to 6 years who meet the lead screening requirements. All Medicaid-eligible children should receive a blood level test at 12 months and 24 months.

All Illinois children need a lead screening before entering Daycare, Preschool and Kindergarten.

For additional information about Lead, feel free to visit one of these sites:
Lead Information from the CDC
Pediatric Lead Poisoning High-Risk Zip Code Areas
A Guide for Working Safely with Lead
A Guide for Protecting Children from Lead Poisoning
A Guide for Lowering Blood Lead Levels in Children

HIV / AIDS Program

Anonymous HIV testing and counseling is offered
Rapid test and confirmatory blood draw available.

Fee for test: $25.00
Information on assistance for individuals living with HIV/AIDS is provided and includes: education, informational materials, and presentations

Ages Served: 12 years and older. Children under 12 years of age need parental permission.

Available by appointment only.

For additional information about HIV/AIDS, feel free to visit:
CDC Website

*For our programs that charge a fee, we gladly accept Cash, Check, Visa, Mastercard, or Discover. We can also bill some insurance companies for covered testing and screening. Please bring your insurance information with you.

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