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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  • Is your child up to date?

    National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is an annual observance to promote the benefits of immunizations and to improve the health of children two years old or younger. Since 1994, local and state health departments, national immunization partners, healthcare professionals, community leaders from across the United States, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) […]

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  • Brenda Hoffman Memorial Bike Ride

    Join us May 13, 2017 for a day of bike riding and fun for the entire family. There will be 10 mile ride at 8:15 a.m. ($25) and a 40 mile ride at 7:15 a.m. ($30) available. The event will take place rain or shine at T.J. Evans Panhandle Trail, beginning at Marne United Methodist […]

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  • Health Assessment Open for Public Comment

    The 2016 Muskingum County Community Health Assessment was conducted over a period of 18 months, from July 2015 to December 2016. The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department engaged community agencies, businesses and social groups, students and residents throughout the process. It was guided by the Healthier Muskingum County Network (HMCN). Based on secondary, social, economic, and […]

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  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

    Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal on Saturday, April 29, drive-thru 10am-2pm at the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department at 205 N. 7th Street in Zanesville. We accept: Prescription and over the counter tablets, capsules, liquid dosage, intra-venous solutions, injectables and needles. We DO NOT accept: Illicit substances such as marijuana and […]

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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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