It is the mission of Richland Public Health to prevent the spread of infectious diseases, promote preventative health care and healthy behaviors, and protect against injuries and environmental hazards.
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Richland Public Health has information on Ebola: /news/2014/10/15/ebola-and-ohio or click on the opening slideshow above. This page has links to other sources of Ebola information. The page will be updated as needed. If you have questions about Ebola you can call the Ohio Department of Health toll free number: 1-866-800-1404. Locally, call Richland Public Health Nursing: 419-774-4540. There is no outbreak of Ebola in the United States. Our best advice is to wash your hands frequently and get a flu shot.
Here is a link to the CDC page with updates on the severe respiratory virus that is affecting many states: http://www.cdc.gov/non-polio-