Family & School Nursing

Family and School Health Offices are open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Fridays 8:00 a.m. – noon, closed weekends, and holidays. Call 435-277-2310 for more information. Staff are available 24/7 for emergencies and to report communicable diseases.

Zika Information, Resources and Contacts

Zika virus is primarily spread to people through mosquito bites. Once the virus is in a person, it can spread through blood transfusion, sexual contact, and from mother to child. Zika is not currently found in the continental United States, but cases have been...

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Zika Virus News Release from Utah Department of Health

News Release -For Immediate Release from Utah Department Of Health Tuesday, March 1, 2016 First Case of Zika Virus Disease Reported in Utah (Salt Lake City) – Utah public health officials have received confirmation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

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Free Skin Cancer Screening Clinic October 1, 2016

Free Skin Cancer Screening Clinic October 1, 2016

Do you have moles or spots that you are concerned about? Please join us for a free screening clinic October 1st, 2016. To schedule an appointment please call (435)277-2311. The health department offers skin cancer screening clinics for the whole community. The...

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Immunizations for Jr. High Students

Immunizations for Jr. High Students

Dear Parents of 6th grade students, Congratulations on your child’s advancement to Junior High School! As you know students going into Junior High must receive some vaccines to assure they will be safe from transmitting or receiving any preventable diseases. The...

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Cancer in America

Cancer in America

Although cancer takes many forms, there are four that claim the lives of over a quarter of a million Americans every year: breast, prostate, lung, and colon/rectum. It is estimated that around 827,000 new diagnoses for these cancer types will take place in 2014. This...

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Measles Vaccination

Measles Vaccination

The MMR vaccination is available at Tooele County Health Department  Monday - Thursday 9 am to 5 pm, no appointment is necessary. Measles can be prevented with the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine. In the United States, widespread use of measles vaccine has...

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Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers

Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers

Parenting is hard work! But it can also be fun and rewarding. There are many things you can do to help build a safe, stable, and nurturing relationship with your child. This website will help you handle some common parenting challenges, so you can be a more confident...

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Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Vaccination

Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Vaccination

Pertussis (Whooping Cough) vaccination is available at Tooele County Health Department. Pertussis, also known as whooping cough, is a highly contagious respiratory disease. It is caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis.The best way to protect against pertussis is...

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Today’s Air Quality

Tooele County Health Department

151 North Main Street
Tooele, Utah 84074
Ph: (435) 277-2300

Monday-Thursday 8am - 6pm
Friday 8 am to noon
Closed holidays.

To report an emergency after hours call (435) 882-5600.