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The Jefferson County Board of Health has begun the process of revising its current onsite wastewater treatment (septic) system regulations. Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) will hold a meeting to present proposed changes in the local regulations and solicit input from various industry stakeholders on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the Jefferson County Public Health Building, 645 Parfet Street, Lakewood, CO 80215.
This August, as children and teens head back to school, Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) encourages you to ensure your child is up-to-date on all their immunizations, including the HPV (human papilloma virus) vaccine. August is also National Immunization Awareness Month.
August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month and August 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week (WBW), an annual celebration of breastfeeding to increase breastfeeding awareness to improve the health of mothers and babies. In honor of this important observance, Jefferson County Public Hea
Jefferson County, Colo. — Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) is honored to announce Valerie Carberry, Public Health Nurse and Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) home visitor at JCPH, has received the NFP DAISY Award for extraordinary nurses. Valerie is only the fourth NFP nurse to have
Skunk rabies continues to be a concern in Jefferson County with the 17th skunk testing positive for rabies in 2017. Additionally, a bat in Jefferson County has now also tested positive for rabies. Both bat and skunk rabies are now considered to be endemic to the Denver metro area.
GOLDEN – Emergency planners, responders and volunteers throughout Colorado will be participating in a three-day, full-scale exercise June 15 through 17 designed to test community response procedures during a health crisis. The Public Health Emergency Dispensing Exercise, or PHED Ex,
Economic burden of vaccine-preventable disease in Colorado children totals $35 million in 2015
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