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Health Department News & Alerts

The Jefferson County Health Department will use our News Posts to notify our county’s citizens of health updates that impact them. Browse our posts below, and be sure to sign up for Alerts to receive these notifications by email!

Flu Shots for the 2019-2020 Flu Season

Flu shots will be available by appointment on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting in October. Call 304-728-8416 to set up your appointment (please have your insurance information ready when you call). Uninsured children 18 years old or younger can receive free flu shots...

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Rabies Alert – Kearneysville

RABIES ALERT (Kearneysville) DO NOT TOUCH OR HANDLE WILDLIFE OR STRAY ANIMALS This is a public health notification that the Jefferson County (WV) Health Department has issued a Rabies Alert for the Dalgo Lane area of Kearneysville. The West Virginia Office of...

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Reminder – Back-to-School Shots

Just 4 weeks until school starts! Our appointment book is filling up quickly, so if your child needs any vaccines before the start of the school year call us today to schedule an appointment.* How do I know if my child needs any shots? You may have received a...

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Welcome Dr. Reidy

Jefferson County Health Department is pleased to welcome our new Health Officer, Dr. Terrence Reidy. Dr. Reidy is a practicing oncologist at WVU Medicine who holds a masters degree in public health, and has served as Berkeley County Health Officer since 2017. We're...

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Closed July 5 2019

We will be closed on Friday, July 5, 2019 because Governor Jim Justice has declared a holiday for all state employees. We are currently working on getting all Friday appointments and meetings rescheduled. Regular hours will resume on Monday, July 8. Happy Independence...

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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.

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West Virginia Day – Office Closed

On Thursday, June 20, 2019, Jefferson County Health Department will be closed in observance of West Virginia Day. We will reopen 8:00 AM Friday. If you'd like to learn about the history of our state, visit The West Virginia Department of Arts, Culture, and History...

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Upcoming Board Meetings

Oct
11
Fri
9:00 am Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building
Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building | Kearneysville | West Virginia | United States
Click here to view the meeting agenda.
Nov
8
Fri
9:00 am Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building
Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building | Kearneysville | West Virginia | United States
Click here to view the meeting agenda.
Dec
13
Fri
9:00 am Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building
Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building
Dec 13 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Board of Health Meeting @ Jefferson County Public Services Building | Kearneysville | West Virginia | United States
Click here to view the meeting agenda.

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