The Tooele County Health Department serves as a leader in public health for the community by promoting health, striving to prevent avoidable disease, assessing the health of our community, developing policies, providing services and education, and protecting the environment to assure quality of life.
We've had several questions concerning Norovirus. At this point, Tooele County Health Department has had one reported case, but no confirmed cases. Please read the following statement for additional prevention guidelines. Norovirus Sept....read more
The end of summer gives us a chance to not only celebrate the many things we can do to keep babies safe, but also to honor a group of caregivers that helps us keep babies safe. Whether you’re a new parent, buying a gift for expectant parents, or a service provider who...read more
HB 324 Tobacco Regulation Amendments requires a tobacco retailer to obtain a permit from their local health department. The Retail Tobacco Permit and Tobacco Specialty Business Permit will be given by the local health department and will be similar to previous...read more
Today we were just informed by the Utah State Public Health Laboratory that three mosquito pools (samples) tested positive for West Nile virus in the Benson Mill trap. The mosquitoes were collected 8/13/18. For more information about West Nile virus prevention,...read more
National Weather Service Experimental HeatRisk: Heat affects everyone differently. In order to better address heat risk and allow you to prepare for upcoming heat events, the NWS has developed the experimental HeatRisk forecast. The NWS HeatRisk forecast provides a...read more
Looking for information on how to create a Worksite Wellness Plan for your employees? Here is a toolkit to help get your started Worksite_wellness_toolkit_2018. Most people want to work in a healthy environment. What does a healthy work environment consist of?...read more