The Work

The Morrow County Health District is the local public health agency serving Morrow County, Ohio. We work to promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to protect those living, working and visiting in Morrow County. Our public health professionals work to help create a physical and social environment that supports the health and quality of life for our community.


Promote healthy choices to create healthy Communities.


To prevent, promote and protect though community partnerships for optimal personal and environmental health.


The mission, vision and core values of the organization will direct the staff in our service to the community.  We will be progressive in our vision and strive for continuous improvement in our services.  Everyone deserves the opportunity to live a healthy, fulfilling life.

The Team

The Morrow County Health District is staffed by many public heath professionals, including an environmental public health team of 3, a public health nursing team of 5, a health commissioner, and a fiscal specialist. The Morrow County Health Department employs a health commissioner, a director of environmental health, a director of nursing, registered sanitarians, registered nurses, a health educator, a vital statistics registrar, and a fiscal specialist.

The Community

Morrow County, Ohio is a rural community of 35,000 people. We are located in a pastoral setting in Central Ohio roughly 40 minutes north of downtown Columbus. The county sits at the crossroads of suburban and country living. We are characterized by our sense of family and community.