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Nursing Division Hours

Posted on Aug 3, 2020 in Featured

In an effort to protect the public, the Darke County Health Department Nursing Division will be closing to the public for the next fourteen days due to a COVID-19 exposure. We will reopen on Monday, August 17th. We will still be available by phone at 937-548-4196 x224. If you have an appointment for the immunization clinic in the next two weeks, you will...

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Mask Donation

Posted on Jul 22, 2020 in Featured

The health department has started to accept homemade cloth mask donations once again. Our supply is very low and we would like to have them available for residents who need them. You may drop them off just inside the main entrance of the building. Thank you for supporting your community!

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We are hiring!

Posted on Jul 9, 2020 in Featured

Contact Tracer – COVID-19 Response We are looking for a well rounded individual with excellent people skills to help with the COVID-19 pandemic response. This position is temporary (up to 1 year) and hours will vary. Medical, public health or social service background preferred. Graduation from an accredited college or university with an associate’s...

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We are hiring!!

Posted on Jun 23, 2020 in Featured

Please go to our employment opportunities page to view the job description. We are seeking a Registered Sanitarian/ Sanitarian-in-Training for our Environmental Health Division. This is an exciting time to work in public health! This position offers health/dental insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, retirement plan (OPERS), minimum of 10 paid holidays...

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Health Department to Begin Regular Hours

Posted on Jun 19, 2020 in Featured

The Darke County General Health District will reopen offices to the public with regular hours of 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM from Monday to Friday starting on June 22, 2020. All visitors will be required to wear a mask upon entering the building. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided for you. Furthermore, we ask that you not enter the building if you have...

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Antibody Testing and Case Counts

Posted on Jun 17, 2020 in Featured

The Darke County Health Department has received several questions regarding antibody testing and how the results of these antibody tests may be incorporated into our county COVID-19 count. Antibodies are Y shaped proteins that are made by the body after it recovers from a sickness. These antibodies are specifically made to be able to bind to things called...

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