Aug 31

National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month (NPM), recognized each September, provides an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families now and throughout the year.
Aug 28

First 2018 Human Case of West Nile Virus Reported in Hamilton County

Hamilton County Public Health is reporting the County’s first human case of West Nile Virus. The case is a 63-year-old man living in Lockland.
Aug 20

Oral Care – A Public Health Challenge

Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune and Hamilton County Health Commissioner Tim Ingram have put forth a proposal to use funding from the indigent care levy to study the issue of oral health. 
Aug 02

Health Departments Working to Prevent Outbreak at Hamilton County Justice Center – Inmates Positive for Hepatitis A

The Cincinnati Health Department and Hamilton County Public Health are teaming-up for hepatitis A prevention at the Hamilton County Justice Center.
Jul 26

West Nile Virus is Present in Local Mosquitoes – Mosquito pool in Springfield Township tests Positive

Mosquitoes that were recently trapped on Long Lane in Springfield Township have tested positive for West Nile virus. Take precautions!
Jul 23

Mosquito Season in Full Swing – Remember to take Precautions

West Nile Virus remains a threat in Hamilton County.  It is important for residents to remember that we can all take action to eliminate mosquito breeding sites and take precautions to avoid bites.