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Posted on: January 10, 2022

What to know about COVID-19 in Washtenaw County

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Washtenaw County is currently at a "high" COVID-19 community level (5/12/22).  

At this level, it is recommended that everyone wear a mask in indoor public locations according to the Centers for Diseas...

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

Free KN95 Masks Available at the Health Department

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Individuals can now walk into to the Washtenaw County Health Department to pick up free KN95 masks. Masks are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. One adult size pack per person. Kid sizes are not available at this time (as o...

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Posted on: April 4, 2022

Health Department Regular Clinical Services Resuming

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Though many Health Department regular clinical services were available over the last two years, they were operating at limited capacity due to the pandemic. On Monday, April 4, the Health Department will be back to providing clinical services at a &ld...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Congratulations Jaclyn Bates, Samuel M. Stephenson Sanitarian of the Year

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Jaclyn Bates, Washtenaw County Environmental Health Program Administrator, was recently awarded the Samuel M. Stephenson Sanitarian of the Year award at the Michigan Environmental Health Association (MEHA)’s 76th Annual Education Conference!

The ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

Alert: Opioid Overdose Events

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ALERT: Increase in “multiple” opioid overdose events in Southeast and Central Michigan, including Washtenaw County (2/27/22 - 3/5/22 emergency medical service data). A multiple event is when two or more people overdose at the same time & place. These ...

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