Continues to expand access to the life-saving opiate overdose reversal drug naloxone to avoid wasting lives, together with by means of new local Mission DAYBREAK (Deaths Prevented With Naloxone) packages. On Wednesday, September 2, 2015, Winnebago County Public Health Administrator, Dr. Sandra Martell conducting one other mile marker by submitting WCHD’s software to the Public Health Accreditation Board. The Minister of Health Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi and his Deputy Dr. Joe Phaahla on Thursday, 29 June 2017 released particulars of the Nationwide Health Insurance (NHI) white paper as authorised by Cabinet.
Our mission is to advertise, shield and guarantee the health of Hyde County and surrounding areas by offering public health providers important for a protected and healthy group. This is accomplished by way of the various divisions and packages of the Health Division.
Immunizations: The Immunization Program affords stroll-in providers for free vaccines, mandated by regulation, to children 18 years and youthful for the prevention of selected communicable illnesses. The Health Division operates 4 public health clinics all through the county that offer immunizations and the Girls, Infants, and Children program (WIC).
Montgomery County might be officially acknowledged for our certification by NACCHO on the 2018 Public Health Preparedness Summit, April 2018 in Atlanta Georgia. The Winnebago County Health Department has been monitoring the West Nile Virus (WNV) exercise in the neighborhood.
The Oldham County Health Department has been serving the residents of Oldham County for over fifty years. Winnebago County – The Winnebago County Health Division pronounces at this time that they have one constructive mosquito pool with West Nile Virus (WNV) within the 61073 Zip Code.