Our Mission

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.

Utah Medical Cannabis Program

On December 3, 2018, Utah lawmakers passed House Bill 3001: Utah Medical Cannabis Act. This legislation replaces Ballot Proposition 2, which was approved by Utah voters in the November 2018 general election. The Utah Medical Cannabis Act directs the Utah Department of...

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Tobacco Retail Permitting Process

General Tobacco Retailers Permit and Tobacco Specialty Store Permit In 2018 Utah passed House Bill 324 Tobacco Regulations Amendments. H.B. 324 which took effect on July 1, 2018 and will require all retailers that want to sell tobacco products, including electronic...

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TUG Test- Timed UP and Go Test

Take the TUG Test. TUG is the Timed Up and Go test (TUaG), which is a reliable measure of functional performance that captures transfers, gait, and turning movements.  The TUaG test predicts falls and may be used to screen for fall risk. More information is available...

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Seasonal Wood Burning Restrictions begin Nov. 1, 2018

Wood-Burning Restrictions Go into Effect November 1, 2018 Wood-burning infographic. Click to enlarge. The Utah Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Air Quality (DAQ) reminds residents that wood-burning restrictions go into effect November 1, 2018, and...

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Dementia Dialogues- Thursdays from 4-6pm

Dementia Dialogues is a 5-session training course designed to educate the community and individuals who care for persons who exhibit signs and symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias.  Over 22,000 individuals have been trained and over 11,000...

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Health Department Updates

2017 Annual Report

Community Health Assessment

Community Health Improvement Plan

Have comments or suggestions regarding the Community Health Profile or Health Improvement Plan? Let us know!

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