Public Health

WE ARE NAPA COUNTY

Public Health DivisionHealth and Human Services Agency

Family

 

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Information on the 2013-2014 Flu Season

County Health Officals concerned, urge vaccination

Infórmacion Sobre la Gripe en 2013-2014

Funcionarios de Salud del Condado están preocupados, surgiere la vacuna

Welcome to the Public Health Division

Napa County Public Health serves the people of Napa County by:

  • Protecting health
  • Working to prevent disease, premature death and disability
  • Promoting healthy lifestyles
  • Supporting families in the work of raising whole and healthy children
  • Responding to disasters, outbreaks and epidemics.

SERVICES & Programs

Child and Family Health

A listing of programs and services for women and children available through the many Public Health programs

Clinic Services

Our public health clinics offer a variety of public health services including immunizations reproductive health care, and ongoing treatment and medical care

Communicable Disease Control and Prevention

Information about controlling, reporting and preventing communicable diseases

EMS - Emergency Medical Services

Information about Napa County EMS Agency; including: EMCC agendas and meeting minutes, the Ambulance Franchise - RFP, local certification / accreditation and much more.

HIV/AIDS Services

There are a number of AIDS and HIV Services within the County available to assist with the challenges faced by those living with HIV. Whether you are looking for housing assistance or a medical provider, we can help you with your specific needs

Seasonal Influenza (The Flu)

In this section you will find information on seasonal influenza, including what you and your family need to know to limit the spread of flu

Medical Marijuana ID Card

Information on how to apply for and receive a Medical Marijuana Identification Card

Prescription RX Discount Card

Free prescription drug discount cards that offer a substantial savings off the retail price of commonly prescribed drugs

Public Health Preparedness

Information for the community and health providers in preparing and responding to health related emergencies

Safe and Legal Disposal of Home Generated Sharps

Information about Napa’s no-cost collection location for sharps ONLY

Vital Statistics: Birth, Death Certificates and Burial Permits

Information and application instructions for obtaining Birth Certificates , Death Certificates, Burial Permits and Medical Marijuana Identification Cards

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

Provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support, checks for nutritious foods, and referrals to health services for eligible women, infant, and children. 

 

Other Department Information

Flu vaccine healthcare workers

Health Care Workers in Napa County Must get a Flu Vaccine

Napa County Public Health Officer has ordered for mandatory influenza vaccination of all health care workers in Napa County.

CD Health Alert Flu Vaccine Order 2013

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The flu is here!

This flu season is shaping up to be a bad one, meaning that many Napa County residents will likely battle the bug. Find out how to keep yourself healthy, what symptoms to look for and how to get a free vaccination.

Visit our seasonal flu page
Visite nuestra página sobre la gripe estacional
Get the facts/Aprende los datos