Cincinnati Health Department
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The Board of Health is responsible for the promotion, protection, and maintenance of the public’s health. This responsibility may be achieved by (but is not limited to) development and enforcement of health laws, prevention of disease, education, and curative and rehabilitation activities.
The Cincinnati Health Department provides many services to the community such as medical and dental care; inspections required under Cincinnati Municipal Code, Ohio Revised Code, and Board of Health Regulations; health education; litter and weed control; and maintaining birth and death records. The Department also investigates communicable disease outbreaks and is a partner in the regional medical response system for responding to medical emergencies in Cincinnati and the surrounding communities.
Record last updated: Feb 22 2007 4:34PM