Health officers are keeping an eye on a hepatitis A outbreak among homeless people in California, and taking steps to prevent a similar outbreak here.
Starting on February 12, it is illegal to use wood stoves, fireplaces and outdoor in the fall and winter on days when poor air quality is forecast.
Starting on January 1, 2018, businesses cannot sell tobacco, nicotine or vape products to anyone under 21 years old in Oregon.
On February 21, children who are not up to date on vaccinations will be unable to attend school or child care. Catch up at one of our student health centers or upcoming immunization clinics.
Student health centers will be closed Dec. 18 to Jan. 1 for winter break. Students should contact Parkrose Student Health Center for health services during the holidays.
On January 1, 2018, license fees will increase for all food service establishments, lodgings, pools and spas.
A new report on the work of the Communicable Disease Services unit in 2016 gives a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the work they do every day.
Big news! Our School-based Health Center program has changed its name to the Multnomah County Student Health Center program.
WIC families can use special Farm Direct checks to load up on peak-summer produce. You can pick up checks starting in mid-August.
You can now visit WIC without an appointment during our new walk-in hours, every Wednesday, 8am to 5pm at Gateway WIC.
After 27 years of providing healthcare to students, the Grant School-Based Health Center will close on June 15.
Need an appointment? You can now reach all Health Department primary care clinics at one phone number, 503-988-5558.