JCPH has Launched a New Site for Healthcare ProvidersCheck out our new Provider Resources site! It’s a one-stop shop for all of the expert information healthcare providers need: jeffcopublichealth.providerresourceswa.org. Read on...
Second Bivalent Booster Recommended for 65+ and ImmunocompromisedA second bivalent booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine is now recommended for people 65 and older and for those who are immunosuppressed. Read on...
Anderson Lake Closed Due to ToxinElevated levels of the potent nerve toxin anatoxin-a were detected in a water sample taken from Anderson Lake...Washington State Parks has posted “Danger – Keep Out of Lake” signs at access points to the park alerting visitors of the potential hazards. Read on...
Discovery Bay Shellfish Biotoxin Warning RemovedRecent clam samples from Discovery Bay showed declining levels for the biotoxin that causes paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP), and Washington Department of Health has opened Discovery Bay for recreational harvesting of all shellfish species. Read on...
Jefferson County Public Health Hero Award WinnersPort Townsend, WA. Public Health Hero Awards are given out every year to recognize those who make a difference in the health and well-being of our community. Read on...