The public is advised to avoid water contact.
Tips for staying safe during the current heat wave
Free back-to-school vaccinations available throughout Clark County
Vaccinations protect children from many serious diseases and are required for school. Make sure your kids are up-to-date on all their vaccines! More information
Compliance checks resuming to curb tobacco sales to minors
To address a sharp rise in the illegal sale of tobacco and vaping products to Clark County youth, Public Health is reinstating tobacco compliance checks to discourage local retailers from selling these products to anyone younger than 18. More information
The Board of Health is seeking applicants to fill these vacancies on the Public Health Advisory Council:
- A consumer of public health services
- A doctor of veterinary medicine
- A youth representative
- A representative of Clark County septic designers, contractors, pumpers and O&M specialists.
Whooping cough is spreading in Clark County – make sure your vaccinations are up to date!
Current number of cases in Clark County year-to-date as of
July 30 (numbers preliminary and subject to change): 270
Whooping cough (pertussis) is a serious illness, and the number of people getting sick in Clark County is growing. Whooping cough can be especially severe in infants. To reduce the chances that babies will catch whooping cough, everyone, especially pregnant moms, should get their whooping cough shot for the best protection. Learn more about the vaccine and whooping cough activity and surveillance in Clark County.