Illinois Department of Public Health

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Department of Public Health
Department overview
Jurisdiction Illinois
Annual budget LaMar Hasbrouck
Department executive Director of Public Health
Website www.idph.state.il.us

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is the code department[1][2] of the Illinois state government that prevents and controls disease and injury, regulates medical practitioners, and promotes sanitation. It is headquartered in Springfield.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Uphoff, Judy Lee (2012). "The Governor and the Executive Branch". In Lind, Nancy S.; Rankin, Erik. Governing Illinois: Your Connection to State and Local Government (4th ed.). Center Publications, Center for State Policy and Leadership, University of Illinois at Springfield. pp. 78–79. ISBN 978-0-938943-28-0. 
  2. ^ 20 ILCS 5/5-15
  3. ^ "Home Page." Illinois Department of Public Health. Retrieved on September 1, 2010. "Illinois Department of Public Health | 535 West Jefferson Street | Springfield, Illinois 62761."

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