Blog

Here you will find our latest blog posts with information that we want to share with our communities. They are categorized so that you can easily narrow down what you are searching for and provide links and more within each blog! Our duty is to educate the community on health and safety and here you will find just that...and more!

eWIC coming this Summer
Notices, WIC
By PCHD Web Admin / April 20, 2020

eWIC coming this Summer

All WIC agencies will move from providing checks to using electronic benefit transfer (EBT) to deliver WIC food benefits. This...

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#STDWeek #TalkTestTreat
Agency
By PCHD Web Admin / April 16, 2020

#STDWeek #TalkTestTreat

April 13-17 is STD Awareness Week and as your local health department STD Testing is one of the many services...

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2020 Census and Public Health
Agency, Notices
By PCHD Web Admin / April 14, 2020

2020 Census and Public Health

Census data is the frame work of nearly every aspect of our duties as your public health department. From research...

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COVID-19 Reporting Graph
COVID-19
By PCHD Web Admin / April 13, 2020

COVID-19 Reporting Graph

Graphs are a common method to visually illustrate relationships of data. Charting trends during the COVID-19 pandemic are popular as...

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Quarantine Recommendations
COVID-19, Notices
By PCHD Web Admin / April 10, 2020

Quarantine Recommendations

Pike County, Missouri Health Department: Criteria for Quarantine Recommendations   If an individual meets any of the following criteria, they...

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COVID-19 Testing Available for First Responders and Health Care Workers
COVID-19, Notices
By PCHD Web Admin / April 8, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Available for First Responders and Health Care Workers

A Press Release from Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services For Immediate Release: March 28, 2020   Media Contact:...

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A COVID-19 Easter/Passover: Q&A
COVID-19
By PCHD Web Admin / April 8, 2020

A COVID-19 Easter/Passover: Q&A

Missourians Should “Stay And Pray” for Easter and Passover   Ahead of Easter Sunday and during Passover, the public health...

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CDC Recommendations on Face Masks
COVID-19, Health Advisories
By PCHD Web Admin / April 8, 2020

CDC Recommendations on Face Masks

CDC recommends the Use of Cloth Face Coverings, Especially in Areas of Significant Community-Based Transmission. "CDC continues to study the...

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Fourth Confirmed COVID-19 Case in Pike County
COVID-19, Health Advisories, Notices
By PCHD Web Admin / April 7, 2020

Fourth Confirmed COVID-19 Case in Pike County

Pike County, Missouri's 4th positive case of COVID-19 has been confirmed. We have now updated our website's COVID-19 page  with...

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Third confirmed case of COVID-19 in Pike County
COVID-19, Health Advisories, Notices
By PCHD Web Admin / April 6, 2020

Third confirmed case of COVID-19 in Pike County

As of April 6, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. there has been - 3 - confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Pike...

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