School is about to start.
Is your child immunized for school?
Call now to schedule an appointment at the
Morrow County Health District Immunization Clinic.
Hours by appointment on Tuesdays
9:00 – 11:30 am and 1:30 – 4:30 pm
3rd Tuesday until 6:00 pm
Unintentional drug overdose continued to be leading cause of injury-related death in Ohio in 2014
Unintentional drug overdoses caused the deaths of 2,482 Ohio residents in 2014
On average approximately 5 people die each day in Ohio due to drug overdose.
Unintentional fatal drug overdoses cost Ohioans $2.0 billion in 2012 in medical and work loss costs; while non-fatal, hospital-admitted drug poisonings cost an additional $39.1 million.
Total cost equaled an average of $5.4 million each day in medical and work loss costs in Ohio.
Naloxone is a medication that safely reverses an opioid overdose.
WHAT is Project DAWN?
Is a community-based drug overdose education and naloxone distribution program. Participants receive training on:
Recognizing the signs and symptoms of overdose
Distinguishing between different types of overdose
Performing rescue breathing
Calling emergency medical services
Administering intranasal Naloxone
Morrow County Project DAWN will hold a community training on Thursday, August 18th at 6:00 PM at the Community Services Building, 619 West Marion Road, Mount Gilead, Door B Conference Room.
Call (419) 946-6734 to register and for more information.
YOU can learn to Save a Life!
Reproductive Health and Wellness Clinic
Program under Construction!
Services now available:
tests are FREE,
and available on a WALK-IN basis
Monday - Thursday from 7:30am to 5:00pm.
NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY!
Rapid Tests for HIV and Hepatitis C
By Appointment: Mondays 12:30-4:30
Call (419) 947-1545, ext. 327 for more information and to make an appointment.
More services to come!