Western - District 3 News & Updates

Maine CDC, Division of Infectious Disease is pleased to announce the completion of the 2010 Local Health Officer Manual, which is now available at http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/mecdc/infectious-disease/lho/cresources.shtml. We are sending one (1) manual (hardcopy) to each municipality’s Local Health Officer. In an attempt to avoid returned undeliverable mail, to receive your copy, please verify your mailing address, via email, to Judy.Gopaul@maine.gov .

If you have become a new Local Health Officer or are replacing one, please verify this information also by contacting Judy.Gopaul@maine.gov

"New County Health Rankings (Robert Wood Johnson 2011) rank Oxford County the worst county in Maine for Health Outcomes for the second year in a row. In Health Factors (health behaviors, clinical care, social & economic factors and physical environment) Oxford County ranks somewhat higher. Franklin County ranks second in Health Outcomes, a slight drop from first place last year. Androscoggin County ranks twelfth.

  • July 15, 2011 Updates
    • The Western District Public Health Coordinating Council announces a presentation by Karen White, Team Leader for the USM Maine Infant Toddler Initiative, on a new Western Maine Childhood Autism initiative to be held on:
      • Friday, July 15, 9am-12noon
      • St. Mary's Hospital LePage Conference Room, 99 Campus Ave., Lewiston, ME
    • This presentation is open to the public.
  • District Coordinating Council Update (Word*) - March 25, 2011
  • Maine CDC, Western Maine H1N1 Midcourse Review Detail +
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