Stay Alert for COVID Related Scams

Sep 13, 2023
COVID related scams are not new, but when new information - like a new vaccine - comes do the scams. Learn more about protecting yourself and your loved ones from potential scams by reading this article.

ODH Director Encourages Precautions in Extreme Heat

Aug 24, 2023
COLUMBUS – The National Weather Service has issued excessive heat warnings and heat advisories for Ohio for Thursday and into Friday, and Ohio Department of Health Director Bruce Vanderhoff, MD, MBA, is asking Ohioans to take precautions...

Mosquito Program Info

Aug 15, 2023
Summertime in Ohio is mosquito season! Read this press release to learn more about our Mosquito Program, ways you can reduce mosquito populations around your property, and how to best protect yourself and your loved ones from mosquitoes!

August 2023 Public Health Alert

Aug 08, 2023
The Summit County Public Health Department in collaboration with the County of Summit Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Board and the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office is issuing a public health alert due to seven suspected...

Sickle Cell Testing Information

Jul 21, 2023
How to Get Sickle Cell Testing Information from Ohio Department of Health Information on sickle cell testing for the student-athlete and requesting test results is available on the Ohio Department of Health Sickle Cell Program webpage at:...

Heat Related Illness in Individuals Using Psychiatric Medication

Jul 20, 2023
Click to read the 2023 updated version of the Heat-Related Illness in Individuals Using Psychiatric Medication brochure produced the the Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services.