Jackson County Health Department

Promoting Health, Preventing Illness, Protecting our Environment and Preparing for Emergencies

How can I assist the health department in emergency response?

Jackson County Health Department sponsors the Jackson County Medical Reserve Corps (JC*MRC), a group of volunteers trained to assist in public health emergencies. JC*MRC includes volunteers with medical and non-medical backgrounds. If you are interested in learning more about JC*MRC, please call 618-684-3143, ext. 157 or email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You can also visit our Facebook page




 415 Health Department Road

Murphysboro, IL 62966

Monday - Friday 8AM - 4PM





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After Hours Emergencies 800-875-0162