McHenry County TB Nurse Honored

In ┬ámy article yesterday, I didn’t mention the tuberculosis nurse who did the heavy lifting when the woman from India was found to have drug resistant TB. Here is a press release about the award she received in October: McHENRY … Continue reading

McHenry County Discovers Dangerous TB Case

With all the talk about consolidating government, I’ve been wondering why McHenry County still has a Tuberculosis District. It is financed with $250,000 of property tax dollars a year. TB Districts were the first public health districts in Illinois. McHenry … Continue reading

Board Member Sought for TB District

A press release from the McHenry County Board: The McHenry County Board is accepting applications from INDIVIDUALS interested in appointment to the McHENRY COUNTY TUBERCULOSIS BOARD. One position is available for a three-year term which expires on June 30, 2018. … Continue reading