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Drive Thru Flu Shot Clinic Oct 6

Stop the spread of the flu! Join us from 7:30am to 6:00pm at the Muskingum County Fairgrounds while supplies last! Vaccine is for Muskingum County residents age 3 and older. Click here for the Flu Vaccine Consent Form. Remember to bring your photo ID and medical insurance card. Click here for the Event Flyer.

 

Dreamland: The True Tale of Americas Opiate Epidemic Oct 4

Join us at Secrest Auditorium at 5pm doors open, 6pm keynote, and 8pm book signing. Journalist, author and keynote speaker Sam Quinones tells the personal journeys of addicts, drug traffickers, doctors, law enforcement, and families affected by this disease. Register online for professional credit! Event Flyer

 

2016 Muskingum County Community Health Survey

We want to know what you think about Muskingum County! To complete the survey, click here.

 

National Food Safety Month: Week 5

Keep your guests safe! Food handlers must report health problems to their managers before working. A sick food handler can make guests sick. Learn More

 

Upcoming Events

Sept 27 3pm Closed Staff Meeting

 

Oct 4, 8am-Noon Birth & Death Records services may be interrupted due to an upgrade.

 

Oct 4 Dreamland: The True Tale of Americas Opiate Epidemic

Join us at Secrest Auditorium at 5pm doors open, 6pm keynote, and 8pm book signing. Journalist, author and keynote speaker Sam Quinones tells the personal journeys of addicts, drug traffickers, doctors, law enforcement, and families affected by this disease. Event Flyer

 

Oct 5 Evening Breastfeeding Cafe

The Muskingum County Breastfeeding Moms Group meets from 5:30pm-7:30pm at ZMCHD, 205 N. 7th Street. It is a chance for local moms to talk about breastfeeding and other parenting topics. It is also a safe and fun place for babies and toddlers to play. New, expectant & experienced Moms welcome! For more information: 454-5040 or Find us on Facebook: Muskingum County Breastfeeding Moms.

Oct 6 Closed Flu Shot Clinic

Time: 7:30am to 6:00pm at the Muskingum County Fairgrounds while supplies last. Vaccine for Muskingum County residents age 3 and older. Event Flyer

 

Oct 10 Closed Columbus Day

 

Oct 19 Community Health Assessment Workgroup

Attention community members, business owners, and the public! The Healthier Muskingum Country Network would like to work with you on the upcoming 2015-2016 Muskingum County Community Health Assessment! Let us come together Wednesday, October 19, 9am at ZMCHD to support healthier residents, in a safer community, and within a stronger network of resources. More

 

Oct 19 Morning Breastfeeding Cafe

The Muskingum County Breastfeeding Moms Group meets from 10:00am-12:00pm at Muskingum County WIC, 333 Putnam Avenue. It is a chance for local moms to talk about breastfeeding and other parenting topics. It is also a safe and fun place for babies and toddlers to play. New, expectant & experienced Moms welcome! For more information: 454-5040 or Find us on Facebook: Muskingum County Breastfeeding Moms.

Oct 20 Board of Health Meeting

The Zanesville-Muskingum County Board of Health meets at 6pm on Thursday, October 20, 2016. Regular meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Health Department on 205 N. 7th Street in Zanesville. For information: 454-9741 X 282.  July Board Meeting Minutes

 

Oct 22 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Drive-thru, 10am-2pm at ZMCHD (205 N. 7th St) and turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal. Event Flyer

 

Prescription Drug Drop off Box

Unused or expired medications may be turned in for safe disposal at the Muskingum County Jail Lobby (28 N. 4th Street, Zanesville). The lobby is open 24 hours 7 days a week. Just walk up, press the buzzer, enter the lobby, and drop off medications into the permanent vault. Authorized Collector Flyer

 

Oct 27 Project DAWN Naloxone Training

Those interested in the naloxone training can call ZMCHD at 740-454-9741 (dial 2 for Nursing) to make a confidential appointment. Training will be held at 5:30pm at ZMCHD. Kits will be distributed to those who complete the training.

 

Current Job Openings

To view ZMCHD employment opportunities and apply for a position, please click here.

 

Read Our Blog: Public Health Goes Public
The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department has started a new blog that will detail all services offered at ZMCHD. This blog can be found at www.zmchd.blogspot.com and will feature posts about ZMCHD services and current health news. More


Smoking Complaint?

To report a smoking complaint, call 1-866-559-OHIO (6446) or e-mail NoSmoke@odh.ohio.gov. All complaints must be made to the Ohio Department of Health, who then forwards complaints on to our department. Our sanitarians investigate each complaint.    

Free Eye Exam & Glasses if You Qualify

Do you need help paying for an eye exam and/or glasses? We may be able to help, if you do not have Medicaid or other vision insurance. Program Flyers

 

Muskingum County Citizen Alert

Be alerted about emergencies and other important community alerts by signing up for this Notification System sponsored by the Muskingum County Emergency Management Agency. Register for this free service: Muskingum County Citizen Alert

 

Public Records Requests
ZMCHD adheres to all Ohio Public Records Laws. If you would like to make a request for public records, email jenniferh@zmchd.org.  

 

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am-4:30pm.

 

Contact Us
Question or comment? Email jenniferh@zmchd.org. We will respond within one business day.

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Media: Call 740-819-0570

After Hours Emergency Hotline: 740-624-8736

 

Revised: 9/27/2016