Jackson County Health Department

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



MedTrans is a one-of-a-kind project in the state of Illinois that provides mobility assistance for medical transportation for anyone. They have friendly, trained Mobility Managment Specialists to help ensure individuals do not miss their medical appointments and/or treatments due to lack of transportation. There is no cost for this assistance. For more information, please contact them at (844)220-1243.



First Transit

  •  Clients who have Medicaid can access First Transit for all medical appointments.
  •  Call this number to schedule a ride 1-877-725-0569


HIV clients with other payer sources, check with your case manager for other transportation options.




 415 Health Department Road

Murphysboro, IL 62966

Monday - Friday 8AM - 4PM





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After Hours Emergencies 800-875-0162