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Health Center Seeks Patients to Join Board

By | March 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Medina County Health Department Needs Your Help! We are looking current patients to join our Health Center Board of Directors. Did you know that over half of Medina County Health Center's Board of Directors are current patients? Are you interested in volunteering your time and talents by serving on Medina [...]

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Step Up to Prevent Suicide Community Walk

By | March 5th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Medina County Coalition for Suicide Prevention is hosting their annual suicide prevention on walk on Sunday, April 28.  Registration begins at 12 p.m. on Medina's Public Square.  The walk kicks off at 1 p.m.  To register visit: https://www.alternativepaths.org/events.  The first 300 to register receive a free t-shirt.  For additional [...]

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Earth Day 2019

By | March 5th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Come visit us at the 23rd Annual Medina County Earth Day Festival! This year's event takes place at Buffalo Creek Retreat, 8708 Hubbard Valley Rd, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The family friendly day is free to attend with activities for all.  These include: family fishing derby, bug zoo, [...]

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Stomp Out Suicide Youth Video Contest

By | February 12th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Medina County Coalition for Suicide Prevention invites Medina County Students in grades 6 through 12 to participate in our 2016 Stomp Out Suicide Video Contest.  Students who enter must create a 60 to 120 second video submitted on a DVD which educates youth on suicide risk factors as well [...]

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Breakfast with the Tooth Fairy

By | February 7th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

It’s time for the annual Breakfast with the Tooth Fairy!  Come join us on Saturday, February 23, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to noon here at the Health Department. Dental health professionals will be available to answer your dental questions.  Activities at Breakfast with the Tooth Fairy are for pre-school and school-aged [...]

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Wind Chill Warning

By | January 29th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Warning for Medina County and surrounding areas through Friday morning.  Click on the link below for weather briefing details and tips for safety measures.  WeatherBriefing

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Mosquito Control Intern Posting

By | February 25th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH MOSQUITO CONTROL PROGRAM INTERN Posted Date: February 25, 2019                     Posting Close Date: Until Filled The Medina County Health Department, a nationally accredited health department, is accepting applications for a 12-Week Paid Internship. Click here for full posting and directions to apply.

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Hepatitis A Statewide Community Outbreak

By | December 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and affected local health departments are investigating an increased number of hepatitis A cases in Ohio.  ODH has declared a statewide community outbreak of hepatitis A after observing an increase in cases linked to certain risk factors since the beginning of 2018.  Outbreaks of [...]

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Medina County Weekly Flu Report

By | December 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Did you know we monitor influenza (flu) activity weekly during the flu season? Weekly reports are available here. Do you part to stop the spread of the flu. Get a flu shot! Not sure where to go? We can help. Call us at 330-723-9688, option 1 to schedule an appointment, [...]

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CDC is advising that U.S. consumers not eat any romaine lettuce

By | November 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

CDC is advising that U.S. consumers not eat any romaine lettuce, and retailers and restaurants not serve or sell any, until we learn more about the outbreak. This investigation is ongoing and the advice will be updated as more information is available. The Medina County Health Department syncs with the [...]

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My Family Health Portrait

By | November 8th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

My Family Health Portrait ... a tool from the Surgeon General  Using My Family Health Portrait you can: Enter your family health history. Learn about your risk for conditions that can run in families. Print your family health history to share with family or your health care provider Save your [...]

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