As required by SQ788, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) has appointed all 12 Oklahoma residents to the Medical Marijuana Food Safety Standards Board. Those members will provide recommendations for food safety standards for processing and handling medical marijuana.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today issued this statement after signing revised emergency rules adopted by the Oklahoma State Board of Health, which establish a framework for patients, physicians, caretakers, and business owners interested in medical marijuana: “These rules are very basic, and represent the best option in developing a proper regulatory framework for […]
As required by SQ 788, the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority has posted application information and instructions for patients and businesses interested in obtaining medical marijuana licenses.
Advanced Medical Equipment proudly announces it has achieved accreditation through Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for the services of Durable Medical Equipment Provider.
Getting all of the recommended vaccines is one of the most important things a parent can do to protect their child’s health, especially when they are in school or a day care center where disease outbreaks can occur. Whether it’s a baby starting at a new day care facility, a toddler heading to preschool, a […]
The Logan County Health Department is celebrating Father’s Day and Men’s Health Month during June. Men are encouraged to take steps to be healthy and lower their risks of chronic diseases.
The Logan County Health Department is working with the Logan County Partnership to conduct a community health assessment.
Incoming 8th grade student Jalen Chelf got his physical and a photo-op with his mother Jacquelyn Chelf.
The Guthrie Mercy Clinic provided 400 physicals on Thursday for Guthrie high school and junior high athletes for the upcoming sports season.
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) has recognized Logan County Health Department as County Health Department of the Year.
National Nurses Week is May 6-12.
The Logan County Health Department joins the American Nurses Association, Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), health care professionals, patients and families, during National Nurses Week, May 6-12, in recognizing the important roles nurses have in providing direct personal health care for patients and families and providing leadership in forming public health policies to improve […]
Shorter hospital stays, fewer complications and better patient results are just a few metrics used to rank Mercy as one of the top five large health systems in the nation, alongside Mayo Clinic.
After 10 years of hitting the streets, the final “The See Spot Run” will take place on May 12 in downtown Guthrie.
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.