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Wednesday, 22 March 2017 17:37

Sewage Rule Town Hall Meetings

The Union County Health Department wants to hear from residents about how new statewide sewage rules are affecting them. The Health Department welcomes all residents…
Thursday, 01 December 2016 14:43

Septic System Permits Must be Renewed

Union County residents who own property with a septic system received an application to renew their operation permit the week of Nov. 28, 2016 from…
Monday, 03 October 2016 16:02

Changes to Adult Clinic

Union County Health Department's Adult Clinic, formerly called "Adult Walk-In Clinic", has changed. Appointments are now needed for all health department clinics. Adult Clinic hours have…
Monday, 12 September 2016 13:15

New Parent Services

Bringing a new baby home can be both joyful and exhausting. In Union County, we want all new parents to know you are not alone.…
Thursday, 21 April 2016 20:48

Community Rabies Clinic Scheduled

This year's community rabies vaccination clinic is Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 1-4 pm. Clinics are being held at: Marysville - Coughlin Marysville Chrysler, 15777…
Friday, 08 April 2016 19:00

Special Help for Special Kids

  A routine checkup. It was only supposed to be a routine checkup for Kathryn and Steve Tummino‚Äôs 4-month-old son Stefan in early January 2015.…
Friday, 10 July 2015 15:40

Prevent Mosquito Bites

  The Union County Health Department does limited surveillance of the mosquito population in Unoin County through trapping and testing. Mosquito traps are placed within…
The Union County Community Health Improvement Plan  was developed by a steering committee of community partners convened by the Union County Health Department in June…
  Union County Ebola Prevention & Response Efforts While the risk of Ebola remains low for Union County residents, local healthcare and emergency response partners met…
Friday, 03 October 2014 04:14

Ebola Virus

Federal and state public health agencies are closely monitoring the Ebola outbreak in Africa. The Union County Health Department is working closely with our local…
Thursday, 14 August 2014 18:04

New Residential Sewage Rules for 2015

Residential sewage rules are changing in Ohio. The new rules will become effective January 1, 2015.  The Union County Health Department held three town hall…
The Union County Health Department received reports of two outbreaks of hand, foot, and mouth disease in Union County at the end of July 2014.…
Monday, 16 July 2012 19:23

What to Avoid at Garage Sales

Garages sales, yard sales and thrift stores can be full of great bargains. You can find all kinds of trinkets and treasures, but there are…
Thursday, 03 May 2012 17:41

Summer Safety

Summer is here, and UCHD wants to remind you to have fun in the sun, but consider these important public health topics as well. //…
Monday, 12 March 2012 18:24

Does Your Kitchen Make the Grade?

A quiz developed by the Los Angeles County Public Health Department helps home cooks discover if their kitchen would pass a restaurant inspection. The quiz…