Health

The City of Northampton Health Department, under the guidance of the Board of Health, assesses and addresses the needs of the community in order to help protect and improve the health and quality of life of residents and visitors. This is carried out by the implementation of disease surveillance, health promotion, environmental health inspection, public outreach, education, and empowerment.

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    Announcements:  

    The Board of Health Meetings for July and August have changed, see below.

    July 23, 2019 at 5:00pm City Hall Hearing Room

    August 19, 2019 at 5:00pm City Hall Hearing room

     Measles Press Release Announcement



    1. In the News
    2. Current Events
    1. Measles

      Measles is one of the most contagious of all infectious diseases. Given widespread outbreaks in the United States and internationally, the chance of exposure to measles is increased at this time. Cases of measles have been recently seen in New York.... Read on...
    2. Mosquito & Disease Public Service Announcement

      What you need to know about diseases transmitted by mosquitoes: West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) are serious diseases caused by a virus transmitted through the bite of a mosquito. Read on...
    3. Flu Season

      Flu season 2018/2019 is fast approaching. The Public Health Nurse will be conducting clinics throughout the community starting in October. Dates & locations are to be determined. Read on...
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