BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING – NOVEMBER 7TH AGENDA

BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING November 7, 2018, 11:30 AM City-County Health Department (CCHD) 115 4th Street South, Great Falls     Click here to view the agenda for November 7th’s Board of Health meeting.      

CCHD is hiring a Registered Sanitarian!

Do you have a bachelor’s degree in the natural or environmental sciences? Are you passionate about creating a healthy, safe environment for the public? Come live and work in beautiful and affordable Cascade County, Montana, as a registered sanitarian or sanitarian-in-training! This would be…

2018 School Flu Shot Clinics!

Help us keep your kids in school—and the flu out of the classroom—by getting a flu shot at Great Falls Public Schools this year! The whole family can get a flu shot at your student’s school! Students can receive their vaccination during school hours,…

2018 MT TeenVax Challenge

Montana Immunization Program’s 2018 MT TeenVax Challenge The Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) is promoting teen vaccinations by reaching out to Montana parents/guardians and teens. The DPHHS Immunization Program and its partners are continuing their multi-year campaign, MT TeenVax, to increase awareness…

Rabies FAQ

Rabies Basics Rabies is a preventable viral disease of mammals most often transmitted through the bite of a rabid animal. The vast majority of rabies cases reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) each year occur in wild animals like raccoons,…

Summer Safety for Kids

School is out and summer is here! Getting kids outdoors and active during summer months is important — but making sure they are safe is equally as important. It is imperative kids wear helmets when they bike, skateboard, scooter, or rollerblade! Watch this brief video about…

Prevent Tick Bites

While it is a good idea to take preventive measures against ticks year-round, be extra cautious in warmer months (April-September) when ticks are most active and know which ticks are most common in your area. Avoid Direct Contact with Ticks Avoid wooded and brushy…

Spring Safety

During Montana’s annual spring thaw, flooding is a potential concern for our community’s responders and residents alike. It’s important to keep in mind that the runoff from melting snow and spring rainstorms have the potential to cause flooding of our creeks and rivers, especially…

Like us on Facebook!

Have you liked CCHD on Facebook? Stay connected to receive important information about health services in Cascade County, health events, and tips on how to keep you and your family safe and healthy all year long! Click here to go to CCHD Facebook page or…

CCHD Immunization Hours

Come to CCHD to get your flu shot! The flu shot is free of cost with most insurances. The flu shot is $30 with all other forms of payment. The High-Dose Vaccine is available to those 65 and older, cost may vary. CCHD Flu Clinic Hours…