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Champaign County residents 75 and older can get COVID-19 vaccine at community clinic

Carle is working with local public health offices on a phased approach for vaccine distribution. Based on current guidelines, Champaign County residents 75 and older are eligible to receive the vaccine. If you do not meet those qualifications, please refer to your local health departments for information on each phase. Timing varies by county and depends upon vaccine availability.

Answering your COVID-19 vaccine questions

As the COVID-19 vaccine begins to be distributed and administered across the country, Carle Health answers frequently asked questions about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Carle Foundation Hospital cafeteria to close for construction

Around the clock food options remain available for staff, patients and visitors during construction, as the yearlong transformation will expand future cafeteria offerings in the lower level at Carle Foundation Hospital (CFH) in Urbana.

Delivering the vaccine – and hope – to Carle workers

First Carle Health employees receive COVID-19 vaccine this week.

Ensuring the COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective

Learn about the benefits of COVID-19 vaccination so you’ll be ready when a vaccine is recommended.

Communicating COVID-19: how Carle interpreters help heal

When diagnosing and treating COVID-19, every detail counts. Carle’s team of interpreters are making sure that language isn’t a barrier for those seeking care.

Do it for me

We are launching a new campaign to bring renewed urgency to the realities of COVID-19. Let's all protect each other. Watch for more detail on Carle social media channels.

The COVID symptom not mentioned on CDC’s list – fear

Carle providers offer remote monitoring to care for COVID-19 patients with moderate symptoms to help ease anxiety and help people recover safely at home.

To grandmother’s house or no? Families grapple with COVID-19 holiday plans

In many areas of the country, COVID-19 rates are soaring and the lure of holiday gatherings coupled with more indoor activities may result in even more cases and illnesses. Take steps today to protect yourself and others.

Tricks to keep your kids and family safe this Halloween

When planning to host or attend a celebration, you should assess current COVID-19 levels in your community to determine whether to postpone, cancel or limit the number of attendees.

Prolonged side effects for some with COVID-19

Carle doctors weigh in on the long-lasting effects of COVID-19 and how other health complications can increase your risk.

Outdoors fanatic adapts to living with an ostomy

Joseph E. Thompson turned to a support group at Carle to help with his ostomy pouch and meet people dealing with the same issues.

Recovered from COVID-19? You have the power to help.

Donate plasma to help those still fighting the infection. Convalescent plasma provides another treatment option for COVID-19 patients.

Carle Community Flu Clinics Kick Off Sept. 26

Area’s largest flu clinic will protect thousands at new locations

Strong existing partnerships and quick action help launch saliva-based testing study

Carle and University researchers and clinicians collaborate to find creative solutions to community and nationwide COVID-19 testing concerns.

Taking care of skin is always important, not just while wearing a mask

Carle’s aesthetician teaches you to better care for your skin today and an eye for special care during COVID-19 pandemic.

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