Meigs Co.  Contacts
Emergency Call
9-1-1

Meigs EMA
740-992-4541

Meigs EMS
740-992-6618

Meigs Sheriff
740-992-3371

Pomeroy Police
740-992-6411

Middleport Police
740-992-6424

Syracuse Police
740-992-7777

Racine Police
740-949-2296

Ohio Highway Patrol
740-992-2397
   

   
 
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THE MEIGS COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT HAS AN IMMEDICATE OPENING FOR: 

 WIC Breastfeeding Peer Helper.

 

Meigs County Health Department is seeking an experienced and talented Breastfeeding Peer Helper to serve clients in the Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Program.  Under the supervision of the Breastfeeding Coordinator, the Breastfeeding Peer is responsible for providing information to pregnant and breastfeeding women, making referrals following policy and protocols and assisting with the breastfeeding activities of the WIC Project.

 

SALARY:  Dependent upon qualifications.

FINAL FILING DATE:  February 27, 2015 @ 4PM

POSITION INFORMATION:  Grant Funded Part-Time 14 hours per week, limited benefits.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Breastfed an infant exclusively or substantially for at least 6 months.
  • Has been a former or current WIC participant or eligible for WIC services.


 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with individuals and groups.
  • Ability to present ideas clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to follow basic oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to plan and organize work effectively.


 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High School Diploma or GED. 
  • Valid Driver’s License with good driving record. 
  • Background check required.


 

SEND RESUME AND THREE LETTERS OF REFERENCE ELECTRONICALLY TO THE FOLLOWING; NO PAPER CORRESPONDENCE WILL BE ACCEPTED:

wicmeigs@odh.ohio.gov

 

USDA is an equal opportunity employer and provider.
EBOLA HOTLINE

The Ohio Department of Health has established a hotline concerning Ebola questions.

Please call   1-866-800-1404    24/7 with your questions/concerns.

Please see the EBOLA INFOGRAPHIC on this webpage's Emergency Preparedness tag.

 

Influenza Vaccinations

 

The Meigs County Health Department will be administering flu shots for people aged 6 months and older on Tuesdays from 9-11AM and 1-3PM on a walk-in basis. Bring your commerical insurance or Medicare/Medicaid cards, if applicable.

Other vaccinations are available. Call 992-6626 for more information.

Shingles Immunizations

Meigs County Health Department has Zostavax vaccine to prevent herpes zoster (shingles).Each Tuesday is walk-in shot clinic from 9-11AM and 1-3PM.. On other weekdays, immunizations are given by appointment.

Please bring your Medicare D card or commercial insurance card or the fee is $178.00 (includes $10 administration fee).  A credit card is required for those with only Medicare B coverage.

 Zostavax is given to persons aged 60+ and to persons aged 50-59 with a prescription from the patient’s doctor.

 Call 740-992-6626 for more information.

Community Cancer Concerns

Information about community cancer concerns can be found on the Healthy Ohio website.

http://www.healthy.ohio.gov/cancer/cancercon/Community%20Cancer%20Concerns.aspx

2013 BOH Annual Report

2013 Meigs BOH Annual Report

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