Welcome to the Jackson County Health Department

Our Mission:

to create a healthier

and safer community through disease prevention and control, health promotion and education, environmental protection and emergency preparedness.


One of the biggest tactics we are using to fight COVID-19 is contact tracing. Here you will find an explanation of what contact tracing is and the process, should you be in contact with someone who may have tested positive.

Have you just been tested for COVID-19? Here's what to do next.

COVID-19 Vaccinations

The Jackson County Health Department will be offering the COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Please give us a call at (740) 286 - 5094 to make an appointment. 

We are currently accepting walk-ins for the Johnson & Johnson Janssen vaccine, on Tuesdays and Thursdays until further notice.

Tuesday 10 AM - Noon, 1 PM - 3:45 PM

Thursday 10 AM - Noon, 1 PM - 6:45 PM 

our programs