Beat the Flu. Learn about Who Needs A Flu Vaccine.
Health Department News

April 2014

April Safe To Sleep Events

Erie County Mobile Health Vehicle Locations
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April - July 2014

A Walk With A Doc
Every Monday Through July

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April, 2014

2013 Annual Report

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March, 2014

Hey Parents, Immunize!

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January, 2014

Erie County Community Health Assessment Report for 2013


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July, 2013

Dental Clinic

Dental Clinic Coming Soon

To learn more about the new dental clinic including services and hours, view the flyer here»
Get a head start with the new dental patient packet here»

July, 2013


Exposure to mosquito bites places your family at risk for diseases such as West Nile Virus. Learn more by watching the video.

July, 2013

Harmful Algal Blooms (HAB)

beach condition icon  •  Click the icon to learn more about Harmful Algal Blooms.
 •  Visit the Beach Monitoring webpage for the current beach testing results.

May, 2013

Erie County General Health District

To view the Phase 2 – Illicit Discharge Reporting Form, Click Here»

March, 2013

Healthy Homes

The Board of Health of the Erie County General Health District has established a new fee schedule for the Healthy Homes Program. To view the resolution and fees, Click Here»

Informational Videos

To view more videos from the Erie County Health Department, Click Here»


View the Erie County Health Department Facebook page

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please dial 911 or visit your nearest emergency room.
CDC and FDA News

June, 2013

Tick Bite Information

Ticks are a public health concern. Read the Tick Bite Information Sheet to prevent a tick bite or find out what to do if bitten by a tick. Learn More»

August, 2012

mosquito iconWest Nile Virus Response

The CDC recently released a report indicating that the United States is in the midst of a larger than normal West Nile Virus (WNV) outbreak. Learn More»

February, 2012

FDA NOTICE: Birth Control Pill Recall

Pfizer has announced a voluntary nationwide recall of Lo/Ovral®-28 and Norgestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol tablets due to the possibility of inexact tablet counts or out of sequence tablets. Learn More»

September, 2011

CDC Podcast about Adult Smoking

This podcast is based on the September, 2011 CDC Vital Signs report. Fewer Americans are smoking cigarettes, and daily smokers are smoking less; however, even occasional smoking causes harm. Learn More»

June, 2011

FDA WARNING: SimplyThick

FDA is warning parents, caregivers and health care providers not to feed SimplyThick, a thickening agent for management of swallowing disorders, to infants born before 37 weeks. Learn More»

May, 2011


Almost 1 out of every 3 people in the United States will develop shingles. Learn More»

Get answers about Obamacare laws at the Health Insurance Marketplace

Health Insurance Marketplace
Get answers about Obamacare laws at the Health Insurance Marketplace

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Ohio Department of Medicaid
Ohio’s new Medicaid Managed Care program brings quality care to more than 1.6 million Ohioans.

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Resource on how to have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy, strong baby

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Just Walk
A Walk With A Doc Program

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Use your cell phone to text the word BABY (or BEBE for Spanish) to the number 511411.

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Providing free and confidential information and referral

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Information on Ohio's smoking ban

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Ohio Department of Health
To protect and improve the health of all Ohioans

CDC 24/7: Saving lives, protecting people, reducing health costs

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Info on a wide variety of Environmental Health topics

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Bed Bug Information
Questions and Answers

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U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Information on Recalled Products

Erie County residents, click here to request a free radon test kit.