Health Department

Health Department Administrator: Michelle Fishburn
Phone #: (309) 344-2224
Fax Number: (309) 344-5049
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30AM-4:30PM

Location:
Knox County Health Department
1361 West Fremont Street
Galesburg, Illinois 61401

Freedom of Information Officer’s:
Michelle Fishburn,PHA
kchdfoia@knoxcountyhealth.org
Deputy Freedom of Information Officer:
Sam Jarvis, Director of Health Protection
kchdfoia@knoxcountyhealth.org

PURPOSE: The purpose of the Knox County Health Department is to provide personal and environmental health services which emphasize health promotion and the prevention of illness and disease.

MISSION:
To serve Knox County by assessing health and environmental needs, developing policies and assuring those needs are effectively addressed.

How to get information:
 Interested parties can request information in any way convenient to them (in-person, mailed, emailed and faxed). Requests should be made to the Freedom of Information Officer or Deputy Freedom of Information Officer listed above. It is preferred that the request be made in writing.

Employees: Full Time 32
Annual Budget Available HERE