COVID-19 Phase 1A Vaccination Distribution

Ohio has started distributing safe, effective COVID-19 vaccines statewide to those who choose to be vaccinated. The COVID-19 vaccine development process included steps comparable with those used to develop previous vaccines, such as the flu or measles vaccine. As COVID-19 vaccines progressed through the thorough process to obtain emergency use

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Shared by Hamilton County Public Health December 18, 2020

COVID-19 Health Advisory Issued

COVID-19 Health Advisory Issued: November 19, 2020 Hamilton County is experiencing exponential growth in the number of COVID-19 cases. Positivity rate has climbed above 10 percent and hospital staff and physical facilities are becoming taxed beyond capacity. It is more important than ever to follow guidance from local, state, and

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Shared by Hamilton County Public Health November 19, 2020

Mosquito Season in Full Swing

Remember to take precautions  HAMILTON COUNTY, OHIO – “With all of the focus on COVID-19, it’s easy to lose sight of yet another virus that can be active this time of year,” according to Hamilton County Health Commissioner Greg Kesterman. “Mosquitoes are very active this time of year,” Kesterman says. 

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Shared by Hamilton County Public Health September 15, 2020

Craig Davidson (Re) Joins Hamilton County Public Health

HAMILTON COUNTY, OHIO – Craig Davidson, MS, RS returns to Hamilton County Public Health (HCPH) as assistant health commissioner for Environmental Services.  Before joining Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in its infection prevention group, he served in several positions at HCPH. Davidson was formerly a public health sanitarian prior to

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Shared by Hamilton County Public Health September 14, 2020

NACCHO Awards Funding to Enhance Infectious Disease Prevention and Control in High Risk Facilities

Washington, DC, August 19, 2020 —The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), with support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Division of Healthcare Quality and Promotion, has awarded 25 local health departments (LHDs) to enhance infectious disease prevention and control in high risk facilities

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Shared by Hamilton County Public Health August 20, 2020

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