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The Knox County Health Department is committed to
promoting healthy lifestyles, preventing illness and protecting the environment for our community.

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“Crunch for Lunch” theme for Tuesday farmers’ market

July 31, 2015: Getting ready to head back to school is on the minds of many local residents and Tuesday’s farmers’ market at the Knox County Healt

Don’t forget immunizations when heading back to school

July 30, 2015: The Knox County Health Department will offer a special walk-in clinic Aug. 12, from 3 to 6 p.m. This clinic is specifically for b

Come visit us at the fair

July 26, 2015: It's fair week in Knox County! The Knox County Health Department once again has a booth in the Merchant's Building. Our staff will be i

Health care enrollment assistance available

July 9, 2015: Although the open enrollment period for coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace for 2015 has ended, many uninsured and/or unde

Ronald McDonald Care Mobile

June 25, 2015: If your child is in need of a physical exam for school or to play sports this fall, the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile can help you during

Farmer's Markets begin July 7

In a continued effort to encourage local residents to eat better and provide access to locally produced fruits and vegetables, the Knox County Health


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Public Health - Knox County Health DepartmentPublic Health is about focused community efforts to prevent disease, promote healthy lifestyles and protect the environment. It is what we do with our community partners to ensure conditions that support the health and well- being of our residents.


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Monday-Friday   8:00 a.m. -  4:30 p.m.
Third Tuesday of every month, open until 6 p.m.

Phone: 740-392-2200    Fax: 740-392-9613

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11660 Upper Gilchrist Road
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050