Seasonal Grass and Weed Program Kicks Off

Marion Public Health has entered into a contract with the City of Marion to assure property owners maintain their property in accordance to certain City Ordinances. Because the work involved is largely dependent upon how quickly the grass and weeds are growing and that is unpredictable, the length … [Read more...]

HIV cases rising in the central Ohio area

Central Ohio is seeing an increase in diagnosed cases of HIV. While anyone who engages in behaviors in which blood or other bodily fluids are exchanged are at increased risk, the major risk factors continue to be among the population who engages in male to male unprotected sex and among the … [Read more...]

Immunization Clinic: Wednesdays 8:30-12:00

Marion Public Health is currently offering immunization every Wednesday from 8:30 am – 12:00 pm. Please bring shot records and insurance documentation. Marion Public Health is located at 181 S. Main Street. … [Read more...]

CMH (BCMH Program) for medically fragile children

The Marion Star recently shared the thoughts and experiences of CMH (BCMH) program participants. They also shared some thoughts of our nurse who implements the program at the health department. While those comments were not official statements of the health department, it served as a prompt to share … [Read more...]

Flu Vaccinations Recommended

We are saddened by the loss of a child this week. Our thoughts are with his family. It serves as a stark reminder of the possible outcomes of illnesses we often think of as common. Here is a brief note about the flu.   "Influenza cases continue to rise. Flu can cause mild to severe … [Read more...]

Survey: Access to healthy food and active living opportunities

Please take a moment to complete the survey found at the following link to help us better understand the issues in Marion County, and specifically in your city, village, or township. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MarionCountyCommunitySurvey Thanks for your help! … [Read more...]

Exciting Leadership Opportunity

We are looking for a highly motivated RN to lead our nursing unit at Marion Public Health as our next DIRECTOR OF NURSING. This is a full time position. Minimum qualifications:  Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing.  Must also be a licensed registered nurse pursuant to Section 4723 of the revised code … [Read more...]

Registered Nurse Sought

Marion Public Health is seeking a full-time, positive, hard-working registered nurse for our busy health department. The position is 40 hours per week. The candidate must be flexible, self-motivated, and able to work independently. Duties include, but are not limited to, immunization clinic, … [Read more...]

2017 Environmental Health Fees

A Regulation of the Marion Public Health Setting Environmental Health Fees for 2017 WHEREAS, the Marion Public Health Board of Health (“Board of Health”), acting under the authority vested in it by Section 3709.21 of the Ohio Revised Code, may adopt regulations necessary for the public health and … [Read more...]

Public Health Nurse, RN Position Available

Marion Public Health is seeking a positive, hard-working registered nurse for our busy health department. The candidate must be flexible, self-motivated, and able to work independently. Duties include, but are not limited to, immunization clinic, communicable disease investigation, and … [Read more...]