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2015 Ohio Department of Health News Releases

Official news releases issued by the Ohio Department of Health's Office of Communications and others. For questions pertaining to these documents, call (614) 644-8562. 

Ohio’s Infant Mortality Rate Moves In Positive Direction
News release, 12/18/2015

The Ohio Department of Health Reminds Parents About Toy Safety
News release, 12/04/2015

Ohio’s Free Clinics Honored in First Award Ceremony
News release, 12/02/2015

ODH Among Only 11 State Health Departments and D.C. to Achieve National Public Health Agency Accreditation
News release, 11/16/2015

Public Health Officials Investigate HIV and Viral Hepatitis Among Injection Drug Users in Shelby County
News release, 10/6/2015

Fentanyl Significantly Contributes to Rise in Ohio Drug Overdose Deaths
News release, 9/24/2015

ODH Reports First 2015 Death in Human West Nile Virus Cases
News release, 8/19/2015 

Raccoon-Rabies Vaccination Baiting Begins August 20
News release, 8/18/2015 

Ohio’s First 2 Human Cases of West Nile Virus in 2015 Reported in Cuyahoga and Hamilton Counties
News release, 7/29/2015 

Ohio Elevates Public Health Advisory for Grand Lake St. Marys
News release, 7/28/2015

Infant Deaths in Ohio Declined Slightly in 2013; Despite Progress, Ohio’s Rate Remains Above National Average
News release, 7/27/2015

Ohio's Wet Summer Leading to Rise in Mosquitoes; ODH Urges Precautions to Prevent Mosquito-borne Diseases
News release, 7/10/2015

“Centering Pregnancy” Care Model to Combat Infant Mortality Through 4 Community Health Center Demonstration Projects
News release, 7/1/2015

May 19 is National Hepatitis Testing Day
News release, 5/15/2015

Ohio Department of Health Releases 2013 Drug Overdose Data and General Findings
News release, 4/30/2015

Last Updated: 5/12/2017