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Data and Reports

Community Health Needs Assessment / Community Health Improvement Plan

As part of the requirements for a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), every FQHC is required to conduct a Community Health Needs Assessment at least every third year with the goal of tailoring programming to meet the community needs when possible. 

In McLean County, Chestnut Health Systems has joined an existing collaboration with three other organizations: OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Advocate BroMenn Medical Center and the McLean County Health Department to assist in the 2019 Community Health Needs Assessment process and develop a comprehensive plan for addressing the identified health needs of the McLean County community for 2020-22. 

Below are links to McLean County’s current Community Health Needs Assessment and Community Health Improvement Plan.

McLean County 2020-2022 Community Health Improvement Plan

McLean County 2019 Community Needs Health Assessment

McLean County 2019 Community Health Needs Assessment Summary Report

McLean County 2017-2019 Community Health Improvement Plan

McLean County 2017-2019 Community Health Improvement Plan - 2017 Progress Report

McLean County 2017-2019 Community Health Improvement Plan - 2018 Progress Report

McLean County 2016 Community Health Needs Assessment

Economic Impact

Chestnut Health Systems, Inc. - Invest for a Healthy Economy - Economic Impact in 2017

Chestnut Family Health Center continues to care for patients during the COVID-19 outbreak. To comply with social distancing recommendations, we are offering some appointments by telephone or video. Our in-house Genoa Pharmacy is offering curbside pick-up and mail order delivery. For patients who are seen in the office, we are doing extra cleaning and have a number of precautions in place to protect your health and ours. During the outbreak, we are following these guidelines:

  • If you have a fever, cough, difficulty breathing or have been near someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, please do not come to our office even if you have an appointment. Please call our office for an over-the-phone evaluation by our staff.
  • If you have concerns about coming to our office for a scheduled appointment, please call our office at least one day before your appointment to talk with staff.

For information on COVID-19 testing please contact your health center:

(309) 557-1400 - Bloomington, IL
(618) 512-1919 - Granite City, IL

Chestnut Health Systems is a proud partner of the Illinois Call4Calm Text Line Service. Text “TALK” TO 552020 (or “HABLAR) for Spanish. The Illinois Call4Calm Text Line is not a crisis hotline, but is a source of support for anyone experiencing stress and in need of a listening ear. We are here to serve you.

If you feel that you have a medical emergency, please call 911 or go to one of the local hospital Emergency Departments.