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{Tarrant County Public Health - Safeguarding Our Community}

 

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Tarrant County Public Health
Safeguarding Our Community's Health

Since its inception in the 1950s, Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) has been a valuable local resource by providing services to all Tarrant County residents aimed at promoting, achieving and maintaining a healthy standard of living. With a client base and scope of services as diverse as the county's population, a dedicated staff of more than 425 public health professionals and annual funding resources totaling approximately $49 million, TCPH services truly touch everyone, every day, everywhere.

{Public Health - Prevent. Promote. Protect.}

September 2014


 

September is National Preparedness Month.

Check these resources to help you prepare:

 

Tarrant County Public Healthís Public Health Preparedness

 

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

 

September is also Infant Mortality Awareness Month.  To learn more, visit the Tarrant County Infant Health Network website.

 

It is also Fruit and Veggies - More Matters Month  Tarrant County Public Healthís Live a More Colorful Life! program is all about promoting better health through the incorporation of a wide, colorful variety of fruits and vegetables into a personís diet.

 

Be sure to visit our Facebook page to view information about other health issues and activities.

 

And if youíre looking for a specific health service but canít find it here, try TarrantCares.  Itís a one-stop informational source for health services available in Tarrant County. 

 

 

Latest News
Please visit our Press Releases page.


9/19/2014
More Mosquito Samples Test Positive for West Nile Virus

9/16/2014
TC Commissioners Name New Health Dept. Director

9/12/2014
Mosquito Samples Test Positive for WNV in Unincorporated Tarrant Co.

9/4/2014
Mosquito Samples Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Unincorporated Tarrant County

8/22/2014
First Imported Chikungunya Virus Case Confirmed in Tarrant County

8/4/2014
Positive Human Case of West Nile Virus

8/1/2014
Mosquito Test Positive for WNV in Unincorporated Tarrant County

7/23/2014
Tarrant County Public Health confirms measles case

1/24/2014
Environmental Health Contract Cities
  The Tarrant County Public Health regulates On Site Sewerage Facilities (OSSF) in the unincorporated areas of Tarrant County as well as the following cities:

3/26/2013
Workplace Green Tips for Employees
  Workplace Green Tips for Employees from EPA. The places where we work, shop, play, and learn account for nearly half the nationís energy use. Learn how you can make many of the same green choices at work as you make at home to save energy and fight global warming.

3/19/2012
Living Green In Healthy Environments
  The three key principals of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle are very famous term used to describe three ways one can help produce less waste. The Three Rís are also important ways to go green and live green. Going green and living green means changing our lifestyles to protect the environment in ways that also protect our health.

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