ALL OFFICES OF DISTRICT HEALTH DEPARTMENT NO. 2 WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2015 IN OBSERVANCE OF LABOR DAY. OFFICES WILL RE-OPEN ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2015 AT 8:00 A.M.
BACK TO SCHOOL IMMUNIZATIONS
- If your child is entering a licensed childcare, kindergarten, 7th grade or a new school district, you need to review vacccines with your physician or your local health department.
- New Rule for 2015: To waive vaccines for school or childcare, you must make an appointment with your local health department to obtain an official waiver form.
- WALK IN IMMUNIZATION CLINICS NOW AVAILABLE
- Mio: Tuesday September 1, 2015 4:00-5:15 PM
- West Branch: Wednesday, September 2, 2015 4:00-5:30 p.m.
- Tawas: Thursday, September 3, 2015 4:00-5:30 p.m.
**Please bring your child, your child's immunization record, and your child's insurance card.
Call 1-800-504-2650, ext. 1847 to pre-register your child or for any additional questions.
August 21, 2015
The City of Harrisville has experienced a breach in the storm sewer system and raw sewage is being comingled with storm water. The storm sewer pipe is emptying on the beach at Lake Huron at the south end of Huron Street near the wastewater pumping station. This situation is considered a Public Health hazard and all persons are advised to avoid contact with the near shore waters of Lake Huron between Harrisville Harbor and Harrisville State Park. E. coli and other microorganisms present in sewage may cause gastrointestinal illness or other infections. The municipal drinking water system is not affected by this Advisory or current situation.
The City of Harrisville is currently working to correct the problem as soon as possible and will keep the public advised on the situation. Other beach related activities are not affected by this Advisory only activities in the water. For further information please contact the City of Harrisville at 989-335-0289 or District Health Department 2 at 989-312-1380.
August 21, 2015: Joint release from the City of Harrisville and District Health Department 2.
In an effort to raise awareness about a great program for women, District Health Department No. 2 has gone pink!!
Openings are now available for women ages 40-64 who meet program
requirements to receive a free mammogram and pap test!!
For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 1-800-504-2650!
NEW HOURS BEGINNING MAY 4, 2015
Beginning Monday, May 4, 2015, all four offices of District Health Department No. 2 will have new operating hours. The new hours are as follows:
Mondays: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tuesdays: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Wednesdays: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Thursdays: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Fridays: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Alcona (Harrisville), Iosco (Tawas) and Oscoda (Mio) County offices will be closed from 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. for lunch. The Ogemaw County (West Branch) office will remain open.
Environmental Health Regulations
Revised Effective April 18, 2015.
Synopsis and complete copy of Environmental Health Regulations available in the News and Events section to the right.
District Health Department #2 is proud to offer home health care services to our community members. Services can be provided in a client's own home for older adults, children, and anyone in need of continued skilled or therapeutic care after an illness, injury, or surgery. Our program offers:
skilled nursing care, 24/7 on call
home health aide care
medical social worker visits
Please contact us today for more information:
Home Health Care
Director of Nursing: Lisa Dault RN
Direct Line: 989-343-1808 or
"On Call Pager": 1-877-802-4676