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Our Core Values

Work Together: We engage with our community to establish common goals and achieve desired results.

Help Others: We are helpful, adaptive, and take pride in providing excellent service.

Do the Right Thing: We are fair, honest, ethical, and accountable.

Improve: We continually look for ways to improve our efficiency and effectiveness.

Respect: We accept diversity and practice kindness.

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  • Notice of Resolution

         Solid Waste Nuisance Abatement Resolution 17-12-2 will establish the abatement and remediation of solid waste nuisances, ensure the standards and procedures      for the storage and disposal of solid waste, and rescind in its entirety Resolution 94-12. The Board of Health read this resolution on December 21, 2017 and January 18, 2018. […]

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  • What To Do if You Get Sick with the Flu

    How do I know if I have the flu? You may have the flu if you have some or all of these symptoms: fever* cough sore throat runny or stuffy nose body aches headache chills fatigue sometimes diarrhea and vomiting *It’s important to note that not everyone with flu will have a fever. What should […]

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  • Prevent Suicide

         We can all help prevent suicide. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.      National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255      Crisis Text Line: Text to 741741      […]

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  • American Heart Month

    What is American Heart Month? American Heart Month, a federally designated event, is an ideal time to remind Americans to focus on their hearts and encourage them to get their families, friends and communities involved. The first American Heart Month, which took place in February 1964, was proclaimed by President Lyndon B. Johnson via Proclamation […]

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

Protecting our community from environmental-related illness.

Family & Community Health

Promoting and protecting healthy families and our community.

Birth & Death Records

Maintaining data concerning our community.

Communicable Disease

Preventing the spread of disease and empowering our community to engage in healthy behaviors.