Upcoming Office Closures
All four offices of District Health Department No. 2 will be closed on Friday, December 16, 2016 for staff training. Phone calls will be answered during normal business hours.
Offices will also be closed on Friday December 23, 2016, Monday December 26, 2016, Friday December 30, 2016 and Monday, January 2, 2017 in observance of the Christmas and New Year's holidays.
Hepatitis A Contaminated Strawberries
District Health Department No. 2 is currently working wtih local establishments, The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD), and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to investigate frozen strawberries potentially contaminated with Hepatitis A. To view the full press release, click here.
Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
Interested in $60.00 for FRESH Fruits & Vegetables?
Register for the Northeast Michigan Prescription for Health Program to:
• Receive up to $60 to purchase fruits & veggies at farmer’s markets and participating local grocery stores.
• Learn the best way to select and save money when buying fresh seasonal produce, the most nutritious ways to cook, freeze or can, and much more!
To learn how you can participate, contact your local health department or community health center. Participating counties include Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Crawford, Iosco, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda and Presque Isle.
At District Health Department No. 2 call Devin Spivey at 1-800-504-2650, ext. 1604
Northeast Michigan Prescription for Health is funded through a grant from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund. Partners include the Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan, Alcona Health Center, Thunder Bay Community Health Services, Inc., District Health Departments 2, 4, and 10, and MSU Extension. (V2-5-12-16)
CURRENT OFFICE HOURS
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Offices located in Alcona County (Harrisville), Iosco County (Tawas) and Oscoda County (Mio) will close for lunch from 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
The Ogemaw County (West Branch) office will remain open.
For information related to testing your water for lead/copper, click here.
The Home Health Care Division of District Health Department No. 2 has received the
"2015 Fazzi Patient Satisfaction Award of Distinction"
To find out more about our award-winning Home Health Care Services,
click the link to the left or call 1-800-504-2650.
- If your child is entering a licensed childcare, kindergarten, 7th grade or a new school district, you need to review vacccines with your physician or your local health department.
- New Rule for 2015: To waive vaccines for school or childcare, you must make an appointment with your local health department to obtain an official waiver form.
Call 1-800-504-2650, ext. 1847 to make an appointment.
District Health Department No. 2 is proud to offer home health care services to our community members. Services can be provided in a client's own home for older adults, children, and anyone in need of continued skilled or therapeutic care after an illness, injury, or surgery. Our program offers:
skilled nursing care, 24/7 on call
home health aide care
medical social worker visits
Please contact us today for more information:
Direct Line: 989-343-1820 or
"On Call Pager": 1-877-802-4676