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Get the latest Licking County COVID News & Information
Licking County Health Department for Families and Communities
Get the latest Licking County COVID News & Information
Get the latest Licking County COVID News & Information
Licking County Health Department for Families and Communities

Improving the health and quality of life for individuals, families, and communities in Licking County, Ohio

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COVID-19 Information

LCHD, along with ODH and CDC, is closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19.

Wellness Services

Improving personal and population health status, while emphasizing prevention.

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ's

Answers to frequently asked questions like who is eligible, second dose information, and more.

Community Services

Providing exceptional public health services that meet needs of the residents.

Environmental Services

Investigating health problems and environmental public health hazards

The Licking County Health Department

The Mission of the Licking County Health Department is to Prevent Disease, Protect the Environment, and Promote Healthy Lifestyles for those who work, live, or play in Licking County. Our Vision is that our work will lead to Healthy People, Living in Healthy Communities, in Licking County.

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Licking County COVID-19 Information

Licking County COVID-19 Data as of 10/13/21:

LCHD publishes updated COVID-19 data each Wednesday.

Since Wednesday, October 6, there are 690 new COVID-19 cases in the Licking County Health Jurisdiction. There are 831 active COVID -19 cases (includes confirmed and probable).

As of today, LCHD is reporting 13,329 cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Licking County Health Jurisdiction. In addition, there are 7,954 cumulative probable cases, 20,173 recovered and closed cases, and 279 COVID-19 deaths. The average age of all COVID-19 deaths in the Licking County Health Jurisdiction is 76 and ranges from 34-103.

There are 46 current hospitalizations.

Approximately 89,943 of all Licking County residents have started vaccination (~50%).

Definitions for probables, recovered, closed, and deaths, and to learn about Licking County’s reported data is here.

Licking County Vaccine Data as of 10/13/21:

Approximately 89,943 of all Licking County residents have started vaccination (~50%).

The CDC recently announced that people in areas with substantial or high COVID-19 transmission rates are recommended to wear indoors, even if they have been vaccinated.
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LCHD News & Updates

Featured Programs

Project Dawn

Reducing Overdose Deaths

Project Dawn distributes the opioid overdose reversal medication, naloxone, to local residents who know someone at risk of overdose or live or work in an area where they are likely to encounter an overdose victim. This project works with our Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention (PDOP) program to reduce unintentional overdoses due to prescription and illicit drug use.

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Reducing Infant Mortality

Programs promoting healthy babies and moms include: At-risk pregnancy consultations, Newborn home visits, Pack and Play/Cribs for Kids, Safe Sleep training, Child Safety Seats, WIC, Early Head Start, and Immunization.

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