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Current Events & Information

Information Regarding Tobacco 21 Ordinance Click here to learn about the ordinance and obtain additional resources
Increase in Shigella cases in Independence Health officials urge residents to take precautions to prevent infection
Notice of Privacy Practices (HIPAA) This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed.
Health Impact Assessment Quick Results Check out the results of the health impact assessment assessing sidewalks and walkability in northwest
EvaluaciĆ³n del noroeste Independencia Impacto en la Salud Echa un vistazo a los resultados de la evaluaciĆ³n de las aceras y de caminar en Independence noroeste!
The Symbol of Public Health Check out the impact of public health on communities!

Health Articles

Five Years of 5K by Andrew Warlen, MPH, Health Director - January 26, 2016
Tobacco 21 Ordinance in Effect March 1, 2016 by Andrew Warlen, MPH, Health Director - January 12, 2016
Preventing Falls by Andrew Warlen, MPH, Health Director - December 22, 2015
Get Ready for Winter Weather By Andrew Warlen, MPH, Health Director December 8, 2015
Flu Season is upon us. Protect yourself and those you love. by Andrew Warlen, MPH, Health Director - November 24, 2015