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Posted on: May 22, 2017

NEWS RELEASE: HEALTHY AND SAFE SWIMMING WEEK IS MAY 22-28

MEMPHIS – As graduation season ends and summer break begins, Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) officials want to remind the community to follow a few simple behaviors to ensure a healthy and safe swimming experience.

Healthy and Safe Swimming We...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

NEWS RELEASE: MUMPS CASES IDENTIFIED IN SHELBY COUNTY

MEMPHIS, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) has identified four cases of mumps in Shelby County since March 2017.

“With outbreaks in our neighboring states, it is not unexpected to see cases here in Shelby County,” sa...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

NEWS RELEASE: FIRST HUMAN CASE OF WEST NILE VIRUS CONFIRMED IN SHELBY COUNTY IN 2017

MEMPHIS, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD), along with the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH), recently confirmed the first human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Shelby County. The reported case is also the first human case conf...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

NEWS RELEASE: ANNUAL RABIES VACCINATION DRIVE TO BE HELD IN MAY

MEMPHIS, TN – The annual Rabies Vaccination Drive hosted by the Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) Vector Control Program will be held Saturday, May 6, and Saturday, May 13, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Residents are encouraged to bring thei...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

NATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH WEEK KICKS OFF TODAY

MEMPHIS, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) will celebrate National Public Health Week(NPHW), April 3-9, with a week of events including the Walk the Talk: Health Equity Symposium on April 3 at the University of Tennessee Health Sci...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Ride Share Survey

Please take a moment to complete this brief survey on carpooling and vanpooling in Shelby County, TN: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/T2GXMVF