Welcome to District 5-Southwest - Jackson County Health Department
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Welcome to the web site of the Jackson County Health Department. We hope that you use the information on this site to promote your personal health, the health of your family and the health of our community.
As your local health department, we are working to fulfill our mission: To protect and promote the health of the citizens of Jackson County, to prevent disease and injury, and to assure the conditions by which our citizens can be healthy. We do this by monitoring the health of our community, identifying and responding to health threats, providing timely and accurate information, enforcing laws that protect health and providing quality services to prevent and control disease.
Whether or not you have utilized the direct services provided by our staff, the Jackson County Health Department provides indirect protection every day for each person that lives, works and plays in our community. Whether we are inspecting restaurants, providing infant immunizations or investigating disease outbreaks, we are committed to our mission of providing a healthy community for all of the citizens of Jackson County.
Services provided vary as to days, times, eligibility, and fees, if any. Jackson County Health Department is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Interprete en Espanol estan disponibles para todos los servicios. Si necesita interprete por favor de contactar (580) 482-7308
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic and for the safety of our staff and clients the following measures have been enacted:
- No group classes are being held at this time.
- WIC services are being provided over the phone - (580) 482-7308
- All staff and clients are being screened when entering the building as follows:
- Taking a forehead temperature
- Asking 3 questions:
- Have you had a fever?
- Have you had a cough?
- Have you had shortness of breath?
For general questions regarding Coronavirus call 877-215-8336.
For JCHD specific questions regarding Coronavirus call 580-482-7308 ext. 225.
Please click on the COVID-19 tab on the left for the latest information and COVID-19 resources (includes reopening guidance).
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Congratulations to Staff from District 5 - Southwest, Brandie Combs Regional Director