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October 22, 2018
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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.

 

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Guidance on Wildfire Smoke and School Outdoor Activities

School is just around the corner and there is the potential that air quality may be impacted by the wildfire smoke.  There is public health guidance for school outdoor activities and sporting...

Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks

Jackson County public health officials continue to urge residents to take precautions from wildfire smoke. A number of wildfires are currently affecting air quality in the region and smoke...

Checking the Air Quality During a Wildfire Smoke Event

Jackson County health officials are encouraging Jackson County residents to watch for smoke levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups during wildfire smoke events. It is important for people...

Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels

Due to the recent wildfire starts in the valley, Jackson County health officials want to remind Jackson County residents to watch for smoke levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups. 

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...