Heartland Medical Direction awarded grant from OSDH

Heartland Medical Direction awarded grant from OSDH

The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) has awarded more than $1.7 million to stabilize and improve Emergency Medical Service (EMS) programs in the state. The monies will be distributed to 20 different EMS-related entities which submitted proposals for funding. A total of 22 separate proposals will be funded.

OSDH announces new Regional Director for Logan County

OSDH announces new Regional Director for Logan County

Veteran Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) employee Jan Fox has been named the Regional Director for Canadian, Kingfisher, Lincoln and Logan Counties. The announcement was made by Oklahoma State Department of Health Deputy Commissioner for Community Health Keith Reed. Fox begins her new duties on Monday, October 22. “Jan is familiar with all of […]

Two new appointments to Logan County Board of Health

Two new appointments to Logan County Board of Health

District Judge Phillip C. Corley for Logan County announces the appointment of Dr. Michael Simpson to the Logan County Board of Health. In addition, the Logan County Board of County Commissioners announces the appointment of Robin Channel, RN, MS, to the Logan County Board of Health.

Governor signs revised emergency rules for medical marijuana

Governor signs revised emergency rules for 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 […]

Logan County Health Department: Now is the time to vaccinate for school and day care

Logan County Health Department: Now is the time to vaccinate for school and day care

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 […]

Logan County Health Department celebrates nurses

National Nurses Week is May 6-12.

Logan County Health Department celebrates nurses

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 […]

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