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June 23, 2021

IMPORTANT COVID-19 TESTING CLINIC NEWS!!

June 18, 2021

FOX TESTS POSITIVE FOR RABIES IN JACKSON

  Two separate incidents of exposures by fox in Jackson over the weekend (Toms River) – The Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) is reporting today that […]
June 18, 2021

NJ RESIDENTS CAN FOLLOW THESE EASY STEPS TO OBTAIN PROOF OF THEIR CURRENT COVID-19 VACCINATION STATUS

Currently, there are no official COVID-19 vaccination “passports” required by the US government for travel. The Ocean County Health Department is not providing any type of […]
June 16, 2021

Ocean County Library – COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

OCHD IS PARTNERING WITH THE OCEAN COUNTY LIBRARY TO PROVIDE COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS AT SEVERAL LIBRARY LOCATIONS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY. OTHER OCHD CLINIC INFORMATION OCHD Vaccine […]
June 4, 2021

COLON CANCER IS ON THE RISE IN YOUNG PEOPLE!   

                                              WILL LOWERING SCREENING […]
May 28, 2021

COVID Vaccination Clinic Location Update

The COVID-19 clinic vaccination location for May 29, 2021 has changed. OLD LOCATION: Lakewood Town Square Intersection of Clifton Ave and 3rd St Lakewood, NJ 08701 […]
May 24, 2021

BATHING SEASON IS BACK AND SO ARE THE OCHD WATER INSPECTORS! COASTAL COOPERATIVE MONITORING PROGRAM READY FOR NEW SEASON

    (Toms River) – In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic kept many swimming beaches closed or with restrictions on capacity in Ocean County. But as we […]
May 17, 2021

KEEP HUNGRY INSECTS FROM TAKING A BITE OUT OF YOUR OUTDOOR PLANS!

  Mosquitoes and ticks are always the uninvited and unwelcome guests to every outdoor party and activity you are planning this warm weather season. However, the […]
May 13, 2021

HOW IMPORTANT IS THE SECOND DOSE OF THE COVID-19 VACCINE?

OCHD Provides Answers & Offers Important Guidance On Why You Need Both Shots  Ensuring people followed through by getting fully vaccinated was a potential concern for […]