Updated COVID-19 Guidance

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

Coronavirus Data

Statistical information on COVID-19 cases and deaths in Richland County, Ohio, the United States and Globally. Includes the virus timeline and links to statistical data sources.

October Health and Safety

October is loaded with Health and Safety Events. We are featuring a few, like flu shots, deer-vehicle crashes, the Fall Hike for Health, and Halloween Safety.

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

COVID-19 Guidance

COVID-19 Guidance

CLICK HERE to report a POSITIVE COVID-19 home testI've Been Tested for Coronavirus. Now what?Waiting for Test ResultsI Tested Positive. Now what?Quarantine ChecklistContact Tracing Prep ListWhat you need to know: If you, or someone you know, has recently been...

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CORONAVIRUS DATA

DATA WILL BE UPDATED BY 3 PM ON SELECT DAYS This Update: 10/22/2021.   Next Update will be Friday, October 29, 2021. 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...

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Fall Hike for Health 2021

Fall Hike for Health 2021

FALL HIKE FOR HEALTH IS OCTOBER 16 Richland County, OH — Richland Public Health’s “Fall Hike for Health” is Saturday, October 16, at Malabar Farm State Park and Gorman Nature Center in Mansfield. The fall hikes mark 20 years at Malabar Farm State Park and six years at...

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Flu Shots 2021

Flu Shots 2021

RICHLAND PUBLIC HEALTH FLU SHOTS AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT Richland Public Health flu vaccines will be available by appointment starting in October through our Public Health Clinic. Call 419-774-4700 to schedule flu shots for you and your family. Everyone from age six...

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October Health and Safety

October Health and Safety

OCTOBER is filled with a many health and safety events. Here are a few from the National Health Observances Calendar: Children’s Health Month National Breast Cancer Awareness Month National Dental Hygiene Month National Physical Therapy Month Eat Better, Eat Together...

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Deer Crash Warning

Deer Crash Warning

DEER-VEHICLE COLLISIONS INCREASE IN THE FALL Richland County, OH — Ohio drivers beware. Your risk of colliding with deer increases in October, according to officials at the Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) and the Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP). The increased...

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