Westside High tuberculosis case investigated

...close contacts" are being tested by the Richmond County Health Department's TB staff.Richmond County school Superintendent...Parents can also bring their children to the Richmond County Health Department at 950 Laney-Walker Blvd. for testing...

CSRA Partnership for Community Health dissolving to let centers continue work

...retire but continue to volunteer for various health organizations.The partnership began in 1993 when the Richmond County Health Department, Richmond County Commission and University Hospital met to discuss ways to improve health care in the area...

Augusta Commission to discuss budget options

...Fort Gordon pilot bus route and recreation department security.Plan "A" cuts 23 outside agencies, from Richmond County Health Department to Miracle Making Ministries, to 25 percent less than the agencies received in 2014, for a savings of...

Tuberculosis tests planned at Hephzibah High

The Richmond County Health Department will begin testing students at Hephzibah High School for...who would only identify herself as an official with the Richmond County Health Department gave a presentation to the assembly but refused to be...

Richmond County Health Department to hold teen pregnancy prevention event Tuesday

An event Tuesday night at the Richmond County Health Department aims to prevent teen pregnancy by helping parents and teens talk about the issue.The free event from 5 to 7 p.m. will include...

Don't tote furry pets around food

...time; there had been many complaints, but there was nothing they could do.So the next day I called the Richmond County Health Department and talked to someone in its environmental health department. They told me there was nothing they could...

Residents warned of rabies threat after raccoon tests positive

...in the area Monday. Tests at a virology lab confirmed the animal was rabies positive.Employees with the Richmond County Health Department went through the nearby neighborhoods Wednesday putting up fliers and talking to residents about possible...

Tattoo business meeting today

Richmond County Health Department is holding a forum at 6:30 p.m. today for "tattoo...tattoo artists.The forum will be held at Frank M. Rumph Richmond County Health Department, 950 Laney Walker Boulevard.

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Clinics planned for H1N1 shots

Richmond County Health Department will give shots next week against the novel influenza A...Suite 170; H1N1 vaccine clinics from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday RICHMOND COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT: 950 Laney-Walker Blvd.; H1N1 shots from 8:30 a...

Events will emphasize need for HIV testing

The Richmond County Health Department will hold a luncheon and an evening event for National...speak at the events. Coupons for free HIV testing at the Richmond County Health Department will be given out. "This is an opportunity for people...

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