Health Officials Recommend Precautions for Hosting Holiday Visitors
Testing, limiting close contact among suggestions to help prevent COVID transmission
More Than 100 Pandemic Front-Line Volunteers to Be Recognized for Over 15,000 Hours of Community Service
The Salt Lake County Health Department (SLCoHD) is proud to recognize over 100 volunteers for their cumulative 15,000 hours of dedicated community service during the ongoing pandemic.
Home Visiting Program Earns Prestigious International Recognition
“Parents as Teachers” helps parents positively influence their children’s development and realize their full potential.
Health Officials Urge Parents to Keep Sick or Exposed Children Home
Ignoring isolation or quarantine instructions could result in criminal charges
West Nile Virus Detected in Multiple SLCo Mosquito Pools
Health officials urge residents to take precautions to avoid illness
Emergency Food Services Need Your Time and Donations
New website locates nearest food resource, for either donations or those in need
Salt Lake County Extends COVID-19 Public Health Order to May 1
Social distancing efforts appear to be helping slow the spread of disease locally
SLCoHD Declares Public Health Emergency, Limits Some Business Operations
Social distancing and employee health among the essential components of the health order
SLCoHD Announces Nine Additional COVID-19 Cases in Salt Lake County
This brings the total number of Salt Lake County cases to 14; none are known to be a result of local transmission in the community
WIC Assistance is Available to All Who Meet Income Eligibility
WIC is NOT included in the federal government’s final “public charge” rule and is available regardless of immigration or citizenship status
“Park Rx Utah” Urges Providers to “Prescribe” Time in Parks to Patients
Coalition holds stakeholder retreat to explore programming ideas and partnership opportunities
Salt Lake County Health Adds HIV PrEP to STD Clinic Services
When used correctly, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) greatly reduces the risk of contracting HIV.