Medication-Assisted Treatment Program

Oct 18, 2018
Summit County Public Health Receives Federal Grant for Community Medication Assisted Treatment Program Akron, Ohio- Summit County Public Health (SCPH) has been awarded a three year, $1,563,106  Department of Health and Human Services,...

Beware of Poisonous Mushrooms

Oct 17, 2018 September 30, 2018 Heads Up: Those Wild Mushrooms Growing in Your Backyard Could Be Toxic Mushroom poisoning is real – and it can cause liver failure

Turkey Time: Your Thanksgiving Food Safety Overview

Oct 16, 2018
Free online event with CEUs Thanksgiving is the “Super Bowl” of home cooking in the United States. Join us at our free webinar Turkey Time: Your Thanksgiving Food Safety Overview on Tuesday, Oct. 30 at 1 p.m. Eastern. A guest from the...

Flu Season is Coming - Get Your Flu Vaccination

Sep 25, 2018
Summit County Public Health (SCPH) reminds Summit County residents that the 2018 Flu season starts in early October.  It takes about two weeks after the vaccination for the body to develop the antibodies to provide protection from the flu...

Operation Permits

Sep 20, 2018
Summit County Public Health (SCPH) is continuing to implement the statewide sewage rules that went into effect on January 1, 2015. These rules will likely impact most of the 33,000 homes in Summit County with septic systems often referred...

The Story of Your Dinner

Sep 07, 2018
It’s National Food Safety Education Month! Between busy back-to-school schedules and preparing for the holiday season, millions of Americans will be cooking and sharing meals with family and friends. To support home cooks in getting a...