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Department of Public Health website
staff works to prevent epidemics and the spread of disease, protect against environmental
hazards, prevent injuries, promote and encourage healthy behaviors, respond to disasters
and assist communities in recovery, and assure the quality and accessibility of
health services throughout the county.
this goal, we place a high value on strong working alliances with local community
groups representing the diverse populations who live in all areas of our large county.
you to explore our website and take advantage of the information it contains. We
welcome your ideas on how we can improve services and provide you with useful health
The state laboratory has confirmed additional West Nile Virus (WNV) activity within the area served by the County of San Bernardino’s Mosquito and Vector Control Program.
The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has issued specific guidelines for Silverwood Lake in San Bernardino County due to elevated methylmercury and polychlorinated biphenyl (PCBs) levels in fish. especially unborn babies and children
A middle aged resident of Victorville was hospitalized and has now recovered from West Nile Virus (WNV).
Each August, the nation celebrates National Health Center Week (NHCW) to recognize the outstanding contributions of services delivered by America’s Health Centers.
The state laboratory has confirmed that mosquitos collected in the City of Needles and at Wineville Basin (county flood control property) near Fontana have tested positive for West Nile Virus.