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No TB tests Monday 7/1/19

We will not be able to administer tuberculosis tests on Monday, July 1, due to the office being closed the following Thursday for Independence Day. We will still do risk assessments and screening letters. Regular TB testing schedule will resume on July 8.

Administrative Rule Proposal

The Jefferson County Board of Health welcomes your comments on the Policy and Procedure on the Permitting of Lots That May Have Obtained Prior Health Department Approval. Comments may be submitted to the address below or emailed...

Measles Outbreak 2019

From January 1 to June 6, 2019, 1,022 individual cases of measles have been confirmed in 28 states. This is an increase of 41 cases from the previous week. This is the greatest number of cases reported in the U.S. since 1992 and since measles was declared eliminated...

Back-to-School Shots 2019

To ensure every child in Jefferson County has the opportunity to be vaccinated before the new school year, we will be scheduling extra appointments for Back-to-School Shots on Tuesdays and Thursdays from May 21 through August 15, 2019. Students entering 7th and 12th...

Narcan Training 5-17-2019

Health Department staff will provide free Narcan training at Jefferson Community Ministries (238 W Washington St, Charles Town, WV 25414) on Friday May 17 at 6:00pm. This training is free and open to the public. Participants will learn how to administer life-saving...