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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  • Put Vaccination on Your Back to School List

    When you’re getting your kids ready for the upcoming school year, make sure to include back-to-school vaccine appointments on your checklist. While vaccines are often thought of as something for babies and young children, preteens and teens also need vaccines to stay healthy throughout the school year. Vaccination protects preteens and teens against serious and […]

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  • Protect Your Eyes During a Solar Eclipse

    A total solar eclipse—when the moon completely covers the sun—will be visible from coast to coast     on August 21, 2017. This amazing event lasts only about 2 minutes and is safe to watch, but the             partial eclipse that happens before and after can permanently damage your vision. […]

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  • Imagine: A Clean Community

    Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Secrest Auditorium (334 Shinnick St) Zanesville Join us for an evening with David Sheff, award winning journalist and author. 5pm Doors open. Exhibitors and refreshments in basement. 6pm-8pm Keynote speaker followed by panel. 8pm Book signing in lobby. Professional credits available for social work, physicians, nurses, first responders, pharmacists, educators. Registration […]

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  • Breastfeeding Awareness Month Activities

    August 2, 5:30-7:30 pm Special Evening Breastfeeding Cafe 333 Putnam Avenue, Zanesville August 5, 10 am-noon 5th Annual Party in the Park Dillon Dam Pavilion and Playground August 10, 5-7 pm Breastfeeding Photo Display Reveal Seiler Studio, 129 South 7th St, Zanesville August 13-19, Fair Hours Rock-n-Relax Station Muskingum County Fairgrounds, Under the Grandstand August […]

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  • What places should become smoke-free?

    Tell us about places you would like to see become smoke-free!  Take the Tobacco-Free Outdoor Spaces survey. One random participant will win a $15 gift certificate to the Columbus Zoo! Click here to take the Tobacco-Free Outdoor Spaces Survey.

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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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