October 20, 2017
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Public Health

Assuring the Physical Well-being of our residents

Phone:  541-774-8209

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The Public Health Services program provides a wide range of services to assure the physical and mental well-being of Jackson County residents.


Public Health News & Information

Wildfire Smoke and Youth: Guidance for Schools

Jackson County and Oregon Health Authority (OHA) public health officials are advising schools and athletic departments to be aware of wildfire smoke and utilize the Public Health Guidance for...

Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks

Jackson County public health officials and DEQ are continue to urge residents to take precautions from wildfire smoke.

Summer Safety Tips from HHS

Stay Cool Tips: Wear Appropriate Clothing - Choose lightweight, light-colored, and loose-fitting clothing

Fall Prevention for Older Adults: Check Your Safety

Falls are a threat to the health of older adults and can reduce their ability to remain independent. However, falls aren't something that just happens when you age, there are proven ways to...

GYT - Get Yourself Tested

Get Tested Regularly: Many STDs don’t have symptoms, but they can still cause health problems. Getting an STD is not the end! Many STDs are curable and all are treatable. If either...