Guilford County Public Health is Cancelling All Appointments Today, (April 16, 2018) at the 1100 E. Wendover Avenue Location Only (Health Information)

Due to power outages and concern for patient safety, Guilford County Public Health is cancelling all appointments at our Wendover site (1100 E. Wendover Avenue in Greensboro) for today, April 16, 2018.  Appointments (including WIC and clinic) will be rescheduled in Greensboro for a later date.  Please call 336-641-3245 after 12:00 p.m. to reschedule.  …

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“Safety Makes Cents” Award Nominations Now Being Accepted (Health Information)

The Guilford County Child Fatality Prevention/ Community Protection Teams (CFPT/CCPT) are seeking nominees for its “Safety Makes Cents” award, a $1000 grant for outstanding work in the field of childhood injury prevention. Interested groups or agencies whose injury prevention efforts have proven to reduce childhood fatalities are invited to apply. An application form is required…

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Marijuana, Hookah, Electronic Cigarettes and Tobacco – Nationally Renowned Researcher Dr. Phillip Gardiner, Dr. PH, comes to North Carolina A&T

A special student-facilitated event will be held in Proctor Hall auditorium on the campus of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (NC A&T) at 5 pm on Thursday, March 22 entitled, “Whatcha Smokin’ On?”  The unique title was chosen by A&T student health advocates to point out the fact that although traditional cigarette use…

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Guilford Receives Recognition for the 2016 Collaborative Community Health Assessment (Health Information)

Pictured above:  Dr. Mark Smith and Laura Mrosla   Guilford County Public Health was one of three county Health Departments that received special recognition from the State of North Carolina for its exemplary work in Community Health Assessment (CHA).   The recognition was made at the North Carolina Division of Public Health’s Community Health Assessment Winter…

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