WHAT IS PUBLIC HEALTH?

Protecting, improving, and promoting the health of Muskingum County.

Public Health is…

Safe Food

Clean Water

Disease Investigation

Immunizations

Mosquito Control

Healthy Communities & Families

 

Our Values

Continuous Quality Improvement: We continually look for ways to improve our work environment, processes, efficiency, and effectiveness.

  • Integrity: We are fair, honest, ethical and accountable to our customers and co-workers.
  • Respect: We behave respectfully and accept the diversity of our customers and co-workers.
  • Service: We are helpful, responsive, and take pride in providing excellent customer service to our community.
  • Teamwork: We work together to establish common goals and achieve desired results.

Upcoming Events

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LATEST NEWS

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  • National Nutrition Month

    March is National Nutrition Month, when the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics reminds everyone to return to the basics of healthy eating. It is also the time of year when the Academy celebrates expertise of registered dietitian nutritionists as the food and nutrition experts. National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign created […]

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  • Meet Slider at the Community Health Fair

    The Community Health Fair presented by the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department will be held March 31st and April 1st at Colony Square Mall during mall hours (10am-9pm). Hey Kids! Meet Slider the official mascot of the Cleveland Indians on Saturday ONLY, 12-2pm at Cafe Court! FREE Senior Yoga Friday ONLY 10am. Location to be announced. […]

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  • Prevent the Spread of Norovirus

    Norovirus causes many people to become ill with vomiting and diarrhea each year. You can help protect yourself and others by washing your hands often and following simple tips to stay healthy. Noroviruses are a group of related viruses that can cause gastroenteritis (GAS-tro-en-ter-I-tis), which is inflammation of the stomach and intestines. This leads to cramping, […]

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  • Annual Report & New Board Member

    The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health District Advisory Council met March 8th at 7:00pm at the Welcome Center. The Council includes the presidents of the township boards of trustees, village and city mayors, and the President of the Board of County Commissioners. They received a Health Department Update, which included our 2016 Annual Report. The Council also approved a new Board of Health Member. Click here to view the […]

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  • Building Bridges for Breastfeeding Duration

    Building for Bridges is a program that provides education and networking opportunities. The event will be held Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at Ohio University Zanesville/Zane State campus. For more information, click on the Muskingum BB 2017 Flyer Registration is FREE! To register for Building for Bridges, please click on the following Link.

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PROGRAMS & SERVICES

The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department serves more than 85,000 residents.
Environmental Health

Safe food, clean water, mosquito control, and more.

Public Health - Nursing

Disease investigations, immunizations, healthy families, and more.

Birth & Death Records

Records may be obtained from the city or county where the event occurred.

Community Health

Community health planning, tobacco use prevention, and more.

ACTIVELY SERVING OUR COMMUNITY

Data is from the 2016 ZMCHD Annual Report.
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