The Logan County Health Department is recognizing the work of its seven administrative professionals during Administrative Professionals Week, April 22-28.
In honor of National Public Health Week, the Logan County Health Department is joining the American Public Health Association in engaging communities to take an active role in creating environments where good health is within everyone’s reach.
The Logan Health Department is proud to announce that 44 local entities have been awarded Certified Healthy status for 2017. Certified Healthy Oklahoma is a free statewide certification that recognizes entities going above and beyond to make health and wellness a priority for all. The program is open to businesses, campuses, communities, congregations, early childhood […]
Logan County Health Department awarded national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board
PHAB-Accredited Health Departments Demonstrate the Capacity to Serve their Communities Well
The Logan County Health Department announced today that it has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). The national accreditation program works to improve and protect the health of the public by advancing and ultimately transforming the quality and performance of the nation’s state, local, Tribal, and territorial public health departments.
As the flu season brings record-breaking numbers of hospitalizations and deaths across the state, the Logan County Health Department is offering flu shots at no cost to recipients.
The number of flu-related deaths in Oklahoma now stands at 74, according to the State Department of Health.
The Guthrie YMCA will be showcasing all of their group exercise classes (20-30 minutes). Door prizes will be up for grabs.
Bobby Stitt (L) was named Mercy Hospital Logan County new administrator. He takes over for Josh Tucker (R).
Board members of the Mercy Hospital Logan County formally announced the new administrator for the local hospital during the weekly Chamber Coffee.
Mercy Hospital Logan County co-workers celebrated “bed”lam by hosting a food drive to support the backpack program for Guthrie Junior High (GJHS) and Guthrie High School (GHS). In the competition for most items collected, teams filled two hospital beds.
Even though newly released statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention paint a bleak picture about Sexually Transmitted Disease in Oklahoma*, The Logan County Health Department is working to reverse those trends in our community.
On Tuesday, at 8:30 a.m. at the Highland Park swimming pool, Mayor Steve Gentling will begin a special program aimed at getting some exercise, shedding a few pounds and talking about some of the programs and future activities impacting our city. It’s called “Walk and Talk with the Mayor” and says it will be great […]
In its 32nd year the Bike MS Oklahoma Road Divided tour made it’s way through the streets of downtown Guthrie on Saturday morning.
There’s never been a better time to join Mercy Logan County. If you are hired before November 30, you can expect powerful incentives. Explore career opportunities at mercy.net/career.
For the last six years, the Healthy Living Program at the Logan County Health Department has been partnering with organizations throughout the county to help reduce chronic disease. By assisting at the policy level, the Healthy Living Program (HLP) has seen the county make significant changes in health outcomes.
The Logan County Health Department announced its seasonal influenza vaccination clinic schedule for the upcoming flu season. Clinics will begin Monday, Oct. 2.
Commissioner of Health and State Health Officer Dr. Terry Cline announced the re-appointment of Shirley Ford to the Logan County Board of Health. Her term will expire June 30, 2021. “As a member of the Logan County Board of Health, Ms. Ford will be actively involved in working with the health department to identify the […]
Angel Case said she could not wait for the day her husband Sean Case was able to regain conscious and meet his hero. On Monday, Sean met his hero who wears a Logan County Sheriff’s uniform. “I hope Sean can one day shake his hand,” Angel said last month when Sean stopped breathing and went […]
It appears the Oklahoma Legislature will be heading to a special session after the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled on Thursday the Legislature unconstitutionally passed the $1.50-per-pack cigarette fee during the final days of this year’s session.
Photo courtesy of Angel Case.
It remains a roller coaster of emotions for the family of Sean Case, who is battling for his life in a Oklahoma City hospital. If not for a Logan County deputy, there may not be a battle for life.
The Logan County Health Department joins the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) in promoting World Breastfeeding Week August 1st through 7. This year’s theme focuses on the importance of working together for the common good. In order to meet breastfeeding duration goals, it is important for mothers to receive support from their community, health […]