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Rockwool Facility Construction

The Jefferson County Health Department was not involved in the approval process for the Rockwool plant under construction in Ranson; nor is there any statutory requirement for the company to obtain local health department plan approval. Please direct your questions,...

Change in Operating Hours

In an effort to better serve our patients and clients Jefferson County Health Department will change our operating hours Effective September 1, 2018 8:00AM to 4:00PM By order of the Board of...

Giant Hogweed – Invasive Species

Giant hogweed has been spotted for the first time nearby in Virginia.  This invasive plant, which can produce severe burns and blisters, was confirmed in Berryville by the Virginia Cooperative Extension. Giant hogweed, which is heavily regulated in Virginia, is one of...

7th and 12th Grade Shots 6-8-2018

To help make sure every student gets vaccinated on time, JCHD will be at Harpers Ferry Middle School on Friday, June 8, 2018 from 1:30 to 3:30pm. No appointment needed, just walk in! This is the same day, time, and location that Harpers Ferry Family Medicine will be...

Job Opening: Sanitarian I

We are currently accepting applications for a Sanitarian I position. Education/Training: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university. Applicants with a major in Public Health, Environmental Health, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology, Physical...