Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C

LCHD Hepatitis C Personal Health Fact Sheet

For additional information on hepatitis C, please feel free to call the Livingston County Health Department at 517-552-6882.  A public health nurse is available Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hepatitis A and B Vaccine Information

Hepatitis A and hepatitis B are two additional viruses that can affect your liver and cause damage, especially in people with hepatitis C.  Hepatitis A and B can be prevented by vaccination, unlike hepatitis C.  Individuals diagnosed with hepatitis C are eligible for a program (MI-VRP) that will provide these vaccinations.  (An administration fee may be charged.)  The Immunization Clinic at the Livingston County Health Department is open Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to  4:30 p.m., with extended hours until 7 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. No appointment is needed.

Hepatitis Links

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 
Hepatitis Division
1600 Clifton Road, NE
Mailstop G-37
Atlanta, GA  30329-4018
1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)

American Liver Foundation
1425 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ  07009
1-800-GO-LIVER (1-800-465-4837)

American College of Gastroenterology
4900 B South 31st Street
Arlington, VA  22206
1-703-820-7400

5300 Elliott Drive
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
1-734-434-6262 or 1-800-772-4659

Hepatitis C Association
1351 Cooper Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
1-908-769-8479
 
National Institute of Health
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD  20892
1-301-496-4000