E verybody knows they need to shower before getting into a public swimming pool. To most people, that simply means getting their hair wet. This required shower, however, should be a complete cleansing shower. This means using shampoo and soap, just like you would at home.  The purpose of the shower is to remove bacteria […]

Get the information you need on Temporary Food Permits WITH ALL THE SUMMER ACTIVITIES AROUND THE CORNER, REMEMBER WHEN YOU FEED THE PUBLIC YOU NEED A TEMPORARY FOOD SERVICE PERMIT OR A FOOD ESTABLISHMENT PERMIT FROM TRICOUNTY HEALTH DEPT.  THE PERMIT MUST BE POSTED IN VIEW OF THE PUBLIC WHEN IN OPERATION.   WHEN YOU […]

We are promoting good mental health at the Health Department.   Mental health is one of the 12 Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicators. Mental health refers to an individual’s ability to negotiate the daily challenges and social interactions of life without experiencing undue emotional or behavioral incapacity. Mental health and mental disorders can be […]