Cambridge-Guernsey County Health Department
2015 Flu Shot Clinics
Medicare and Medicaid payment will be accepted for flu vaccination of adults, as well as cash and check. Medicaid and Medicare cards MUST BE PRESENTED at the time of service. Flu vaccine is available to adults without Medicare or Medicaid at a cost of $20. The Ohio Department
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, counseling and referrals for smoking cessation. A nurse practitioner sees patients on Tuesdays with clinic hours 8:00 a.m. to 5:30… Read More
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 sanitarian is a person who is an expert in public health and sanitation.
Way back in 1955, a man… Read More
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 the health department was granted access to provide birth certificates from the Ohio Department of Health statewide issuance site.… Read More
The Cambridge Guernsey County Health Department is pleased to announce the completion of the Community Health Assessment. The project was a joint effort with the Noble County Health Department and funded through the Ohio Department of Health. Two meetings were conducted with a diverse group of community leaders and stakeholders from each county. Surveys were sent to Guernsey county residents for completion by mail or online. A total of 2,200 addresses were randomly selected to receive the survey in Noble and Guernsey counties. In total 572 Guernsey county residents completed the survey. The community health assessment is posted on the health department website at guernseycountyhealthdepartment.org.
The Cambridge Guernsey County Health Department will now begin work on the Community Health Improvement Plan. This process will use the data from the assessment to prioritize and form work groups to complete work plans for the issues identified in the assessment.