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Measles cases are on the rise globally and here in Illinois the number is increasing as well. Vaccines are 97% effective in preventing this highly contagious disease.  To learn more about this infection and get information on vaccination, go to  Learn how to identify measles and the safe and effective vaccine that can prevent this potentially life-threatening infection for adults and children. 

Resources for Professionals

IDPH has many resources available for HealthCare Professionals to view and use. These are the materials used to train and educate the health providers in health agencies that work with IDPH and the Community.  IDPH strives to offer the most up to date resource material for use in our Health Department and for our Community Partners. We will be happy to provide further assistance with any programs or information listed.