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October 29, 2015 Over 2,900 Washtenaw Residents Participate in 2015 Countywide Health Survey: Join the HIP partnership Nov 10 to discuss survey highlights and health equity

October 29, 2015 Marketplace Open Enrollment starts Nov 1, 2015: Washtenaw County organizations ready to help residents enroll

October 6, 2015 Clague Middle School Celebrates Walk to School Day: New sidewalk provides a safe route to school

September 15, 2015 Washtenaw County Clean-Up Days September 19 and October 17: Bring Unwanted Household Items for Safe, Sustainable Disposal

September 10, 2015 September is Safe Sleep Awareness Month in Michigan

September 9, 2015 Results of Washtenaw County's First, Comprehensive Latino Health Survey: Encuesta Buenos Vecinos, or Good Neighbors Survey, aims to improve health - for all

August 10, 2015 Washtenaw County Public Health Achieves National Accreditation 

July 28, 2015 August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month: Call for nominations for 2015 Breastfeeding Friendly Business Awards

July 23, 2015 New Rules for Immunization Waivers: Washtenaw County Public Health offers appointments ahead of "back to school" rush

July 14, 2015 St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County Public Health expand partnership: Hospital's farmers market now accepts Prescription for Health tokens for fresh produce

June 29, 2015 Childhood Obesity in Washtenaw County: Local reports highlight positive trends and areas of concern

June 22, 2015 Extended Walk-In Hours during National HIV Testing Week

June 17, 2015 Washtenaw County Clean Indoor Air Regulation Amended to Include E-Cigarettes: Changes take effect June 18

June 15, 2015 Washtenaw Countywide HIP Health Survey Extended

May 19, 2015 Free Hearing & Vision Screenings: Appointments Available for Children Entering Preschool and Kindergarten in the Fall

April 28, 2015 Washtenaw County Clean-Up Days May 9 & June 13: Bring Unwanted Household Items for Safe, Sustainable Disposal

April 17, 2015 Washtenaw County Announces 2015 Environmental Excellence Award Winners

March 31, 2015 Washtenaw among Michigan's Healthiest Counties - Opportunities for Improvement include Health Equity

February 9, 2015 Countywide HIP Survey Underway - Residents Urged to "Answer the Call"

February 9, 2015 Last Week to Get Covered: Open Enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace Ends Sunday

January 26, 2015 Washtenaw County Dental Clinic Now Scheduling: Clinic Fills Gap in Available Dental Services for Thousands of Area Residents

January 16, 2015 Half-Price Radon Test Kits During Radon Action Month; Residents Encouraged to Test Homes in Winter Months


November 13, 2014 Health Insurance Marketplace Open Nov 14 - Feb 15, 2014. Get Covered. Stay Covered.

October 30, 2014 CDC Updates Guidance for Returning Travelers: Washtenaw County Public Health actively monitoring one symptom-free individual as a precaution

October 9, 2014 Washtenaw Health Plan launches "Get Covered" campaign: Goal is access to health care - for everyone

September 15, 2014 Washtenaw County Clean-Up Days September 20th & October 18th: Bring Unwanted Household Items for Safe, Sustainable Disposal

July 31, 2014 Vaccines aren't just for kids: Washtenaw County Public Health cites successes and challenges during National Immunization Awareness Month

July 8, 2014 Call for Nominations: 2014 Breastfeeding Friendly Business Awards

June 26, 2014 New HIV Cases Increase Sharply in Washtenaw County: Advocates Urge Residents to Know their HIV Status.

May 14, 2014 Washtenaw County Public Health Welcomes New Leadership: Experienced Staff Assume Key Roles

May 12, 2014 Washtenaw County Clean-Up Days May 17th & June 14th: Bring Unwanted Household Items for Safe, Sustainable Disposal

April 11, 2014 Washtenaw County Announces 2014 Environmental Excellence Award Winners

April 1, 2014 Public Health Presents Healthy Workplace Awards 2014

March 26, 2014 Washtenaw Ranks First in Health Factors for Fifth Consecutive Year

March 13, 2014 March is National Nutrition Month: Local WIC Services Help Residents "Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right"

February 20, 2014 Washtenaw Dental Clinic Opening 2015: Clinic will Offer Services for Patients with Medicaid or Low Incomes

February 6, 2014 Public Health Invites Nominations for Healthy Workplace Awards

January 10, 2014 Washtenaw County Public Health Confirms Two Adult Influenza-Related Deaths: Both had Severe Underlying Health Conditions

January 9, 2014 Washtenaw County Public Health Offers Half-Price Radon Test Kits: Residents Encouraged to Test Homes in Winter Months

January 8, 2014 Influenza Causing Severe Illness: Health Officials Stress Importance of Vaccination


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