Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Cambridge-Guernsey County Health Department Online

Welcome to the Cambridge-Guernsey County Health Department, Your pathway to better health!

Health Department Logo GIF fileThe Mission of the Cambridge Guernsey County Health Department is to continually strive for improved quality of life for all individuals in Guernsey County by promoting health, preventing diseases and injury and assuring a safe, clean environment.

Our Vision is to promote a healthier community by enhancing health policies, improving the environment and being the source of information for better health. 

Our Goal is to effectively meet and pursue the goal of Healthy People 2010, the board of health and the Cambridge Guernsey County Health Department staff work to fulfill these core public health functions:

  •     Control communicable disease and prevent epidemics
  •     Promote health, safety and healthy lifestyle choices and behaviors through education
  •     Identify community health problems
  •     Provide personal and community resources to meet health needs
  •     Protect the environment from environmental hazards
  •     Enforce laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety

 

 

Featured Articles

  • Women's Health Services
  • Environmental Health Programs
  • Birth and Death Certificates

 

The health department currently offers women’s health services through the family planning clinic operated at the health department. This clinic provides women’s health care (pap tests, clinical breast exam, mammogram referrals, pelvicexams, routine lab work), family planning education, supplies,

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Sanitarians Busy Keeping Us Healthy


Many people assume that sanitarians are the folks who collect the garbage every week, or make sure that public buildings are kept clean.  While these jobs are a very important part of proper sanitation, a

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Need a birth or death certificate?

The fee for each certified birth or death record is $22.00.

The Cambridge Guernsey County can now provide you with a birth certificate if you were born in the state of Ohio.  In 2010

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In The News

  • Immunization News >

    LATEST IMMUNIZATION NEWS AT THE GUERNSEY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT The Cambridge Guernsey County Health Department provides immunizations to any child Read More
  • Measles and Mumps Outbreak >

    Summer Protection Starts with Immunization Measles, mumps outbreaks provide clear warnings COLUMBUS – As summer camps, fairs, vacations and family picnicstake Read More
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