James W. Hasty, R.S.
our friend, coworker and faithful public servant
who left us on Thursday, February 9, 2017.
Jim will always be remembered for his dedication to District Health Department No. 2 (41 YEARS) and his community; and especially for his wonderful sense of humor and storytelling ability.
Upcoming Office Closure
All four offices of District Health Department No. 2 will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2017 in observance of the President's Day holiday. Offices will re-open on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.
Shared Health Officer Services
Beginning January 1, 2017, District Health Department No. 2 and District Health Department No. 4 will begin utilizing shared health officer services. To read the full press release, click here.
Interested in $60.00 for FRESH Fruits & Vegetables?
Register for the Northeast Michigan Prescription for Health Program to:
• Receive up to $60 to purchase fruits & veggies at farmer’s markets and participating local grocery stores.
• Learn the best way to select and save money when buying fresh seasonal produce, the most nutritious ways to cook, freeze or can, and much more!
To learn how you can participate, contact your local health department or community health center. Participating counties include Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Crawford, Iosco, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda and Presque Isle.
At District Health Department No. 2 call Devin Spivey at 1-800-504-2650, ext. 1604
Northeast Michigan Prescription for Health is funded through a grant from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund. Partners include the Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan, Alcona Health Center, Thunder Bay Community Health Services, Inc., District Health Departments 2, 4, and 10, and MSU Extension. (V2-5-12-16)
CURRENT OFFICE HOURS
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Offices located in Alcona County (Harrisville), Iosco County (Tawas) and Oscoda County (Mio) will close for lunch from 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
The Ogemaw County (West Branch) office will remain open.
For information related to testing your water for lead/copper, click here.
The Home Health Care Division of District Health Department No. 2 has received the
"2015 Fazzi Patient Satisfaction Award of Distinction"
To find out more about our award-winning Home Health Care Services,
click the link to the left or call 1-800-504-2650.
- 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.
Call 1-800-504-2650, ext. 1847 to make an appointment.
District Health Department No. 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, 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
Please contact us today for more information:
Direct Line: 989-343-1820 or
"On Call Pager": 1-877-802-4676