Head Lice Control
The Health Department works with the Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center Attendance Intervention Specialist, Children Services, Zanesville City Schools, Muskingum County Schools and other agencies to help families with severe or reoccurring problems with head lice. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that each year 6-12 million children between the ages of 3 -11 years will become infested.
The Health Department provides lice education and pamphlets and access to prescription medication. Lice checks are available to all persons upon request at Zanesville Muskingum County Health Department.
Call: (740) 454-9741