Georgia DPH Seeks Public Comment on Statewide Health Assessment

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is seeking public comment on a statewide health assessment which will provide a foundation for efforts to improve the health of Georgia’s population. 

Protect Against Mosquito Bites During and After Travel

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) in collaboration with Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is urging travelers to protect themselves from mosquito bites and help prevent the spread of Zika virus.

Tip 'n Toss Campaign to Prevent Spread of Zika in Georgia

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is urging residents to clean up around their homes, their yards and their communities and discard unnecessary items that can hold water.

Public Notice: GA DPH Seeks Public Input On Preventive Health and Health Services Future Spending

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) will seek public comment on the Georgia fiscal year 2016 Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant. In an effort to strengthen community involvement, a public hearing will be held on Monday, Apr.

Additional Cases of Travel-Related Zika Virus Confirmed In Georgia

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is confirming two additional travel-related cases of Zika virus in Georgia, bringing the total number of travel-related cases of Zika virus in the state to three. The non-pregnant individuals have both recovered.

Private Organizations Now Eligible to Stock and Administer Emergency Epinephrine

ATLANTA – Responding to an increasing number of individuals with allergies, particularly food allergies, and the need for immediate treatment during severe allergic reactions, the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) has designated certain organizations eligible to stock and

First Travel-Related Zika Case Confirmed In Georgia

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is confirming the first travel-related case of Zika virus in Georgia. Testing was done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

First Travel-Related Zika Case Confirmed In Georgia

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is confirming the first travel-related case of Zika virus in Georgia. Testing was done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Georgia Counties Share Car Seat Mini Grant

ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH), Injury Prevention Program is pleased to announce the 2016 recipients of the Child Passenger Safety Mini-Grant.