Fight the Bite!

See tips on how to protet yourself and eliminate mosquitoes as well as the weekly mosquito spray schedule.

Richland Public Health is currently OUT of COVID-19 Home Test Kits. We will update our website and social media when we have more available. If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms and need to be tested, please contact your primary care provider. Test kits are also available to purchase at area pharmacies and may be covered by your insurance. 

Updated COVID-19 Guidance

Find updated information about COVID-19 symptoms, testing, and quarantining.

Questions about Monkeypox?

What is Monkeypox? How does it spread? Find the latest information here.

Richland Public Health Is Here For You

See how Richland Public Health can help you or your business.

Emergency Preparedness

Richland Public Health is the lead agency in the event of a county emergency of a biological nature, either through an infectious disease or terrorist threat. But you should also be prepared in case of other emergencies.

Purchase Birth Certificates

Birth certificates will be mailed as soon as possible after ordering. Locally, mail delivery should take one to three days and less than a week out of state depending on your local mail service.

WIC (Women, Infants, Children)

WIC provides nutrition counseling, nutritious foods, help in finding health care, breastfeeding support & education, voter registration, and farmer’s market coupons for fresh fruits & vegetables during the summer months.

Commercial Plumbing Services

The Plumbing Inspection Unit ensures that all commercial and residential plumbing installations are in compliance with the regulations set forth by the Ohio Plumbing Code.

Your Richland Public Health

Our vision is to have the healthiest community possible where residents can enjoy optimal physical, emotional, and environmental health. Our mission is to assess, maintain, and improve the health and safety of the environment and community through quality public health services. Our goal is to prevent the spread of infectious diseases, promote preventative health care and healthy behaviors, and protect against injuries and environmental hazards.

Latest News

National Preparedness Month 2022

National Preparedness Month (NPM*) is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster and emergency planning now and throughout the year. It’s an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families for when an emergency...

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West Nile Virus Detected

West Nile Virus Detected

Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile Virus Detected in Jackson Township Richland County, Ohio – Richland Public Health officials have been notified by the Ohio Department of Health that West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquitoes in Jackson Township. "To be very...

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COVID-19 Guidance

COVID-19 Guidance

CLICK HERE to report a POSITIVE COVID-19 home testCLICK HERE to fill out your COVID-19 QuestionaireThe Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and the CDC has updated the guidance for isolation and quarantine. Please see the information below. What is the current transmission...

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CORONAVIRUS DATA

DATA WILL BE UPDATED BY 3 PM ON SELECT DAYS This Update: 06/02/2022. For COVID-19 Vaccine Registration see: richlandhealth.org/vaccine-registration/ Links to data sources are at the bottom of the page if you need more frequent updates. RICHLAND COUNTY PANDEMIC...

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Severe Weather Safety

Severe Weather Safety

Ohio’s Severe Weather Safety Week is March 20-26. This is a great opportunity for homes, schools, and businesses to brush up on their knowledge of spring severe weather threats, and to test their safety plans. These mostly wet March days are a good time to prepare for...

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12 Holiday Tips

12 Holiday Tips

12 Health Tips to Light Up Your Holidays Richland Public Health is sharing Holiday Health Tips from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention*. Follow these 12 recommended tips for self-care this season. Keep yourself and your loved ones safe and healthy and...

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