Holiday Food Safety

Know the Four Steps to Food Safety when preparing holiday meals and storing leftovers.

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.

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

CORONAVIRUS DATA

DATA WILL BE UPDATED BY 3 PM ON SELECT DAYS This Update: 11/19/2021.   Next Update will be Friday, December 3, 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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Toy Buying Safety

Toy Buying Safety

Think Safety When Buying Christmas Toys Christmas is a time especially for children and for children this means toys.  Each year more than 3 billion toys and games are sold in the United States with 65 percent of these sales occurring between Thanksgiving and the day...

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Winter Weather Strikes Early

Winter Weather Strikes Early

November 10, 2021 Top Winter Driving Tip? Slow Down! Richland County, Ohio — It may be hard to believe if you were enjoying the warm weather earlier this week, but Richland County may be looking at winter weather with possible snow flurries on Sunday, November 14, and...

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Holiday Food Safety

Holiday Food Safety

Four Steps to Food Safety for Holiday Meals Richland Public Health wants everyone to remain healthy for the holidays. Foodborne illness, often called food poisoning, is a common, costly—yet preventable—public health problem. Each year, about 1 in 6 Americans (or 48...

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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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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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