Posts by Health Department Admin

COVID-19 VACCINATION OPPORTUNITIES

HARRISON COUNTY COVID-19 VACCINATION SIGN UP: This clinic offers evening timeslots. ELIGIBILITY FACTORS: You MUST be an Ohio resident for this clinic. Please bring an Ohio ID to the clinic. You MUST be 18 or older. This is a MODERNA VACCINE and is not authorized for individuals under the age of 18. You must never have…

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Tips for Meal Kit and Food Delivery Safety

Subscription meal kits, mail-order food, and home-delivered groceries offer convenience.  Make sure food safety is part of the package, too. Home-delivered food must be handled properly so it is safe to eat. Whether food is shipped to your home or delivered by a local service, it needs to stay at a safe temperature to prevent…

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2018 Ohio Drug Overdose Report

From 2017 to 2018, the rate of unintentional drug overdose deaths decreased by 22.7%, making it the lowest overdose death rate since 2015. • Beginning in the second quarter of 2017, the number of unintentional overdose deaths began to decrease, and this trend continued into the first half of 2018. However, the number of deaths…

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The Harrison County General Health District is pleased to announce the release of the 2019 Community Health Assessment

Cadiz, OH (October 1, 2019) – The Harrison County General Health District is pleased to announce the release of the 2019 Community Health Assessment (CHA). The report is a comprehensive collection and analysis of data regarding health issues, available services and opportunities for action in Harrison County communities and identifies priority issues related to the…

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