* The McHenry County Medical Society has suspended all in-person meetings until the COVID-19 Shelter in Place order is lifted.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) information is changing on a daily basis. The McHenry County Medical Society is providing links to important information and data to help keep you informed.
McHenry County Medical Society physicians are urged to follow and heed information coming out of the Illinois Medical Professionals Action Collaborative Team (IMPACT) whose mission it is to identify and meet the needs of Illinois’ healthcare workers and communities.
In a recent statement on November 9, 2020, IMPACT urgently addressed the concern that many healthcare workers as well as citizens are experiencing COVID-19 fatigue and are letting their guard down right at a time when everyone needs to be more vigilant than ever. Read the full statement here: Second Surge Statement 20201109.pdf
Please follow IMPACT’s important announcements on Facebook, Twitter @Impact4hc and LinkedIn.
Institute for Health Metrics & Evaluation-EXCELLENT STATISTICAL INFORMATION!
On Wednesday, May 27, Dr. Laura Buthod, Medical Advisor with the McHenry County Department of Health gave an informative presentation to a group of MCMS physicians and guests on COVID-19 in McHenry County. Dr. Buthod shared vital information for all physicians to learn from and to share with their patients and their colleagues. Click here to access the full presentation.
Food Insecurity Resource Packet
During the pandemic many people are finding it difficult to provide enough food for their families due to job loss. Dr. Buthod has put together a resource for physicians to use with patients to help address food insecurity and ways that McHenry County area agencies are helping address the need. Click here to access the packet.