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Novel Coronavirus outbreak being monitored

Novel Coronavirus outbreak being monitored

| January 30, 2020

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel coronavirus (termed “2019-nCoV”) first identified in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China in December 2019 and which continues to expand. Public health officials have described the immediate health risk to […]

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MVHC announces free cervical cancer screenings

MVHC announces free cervical cancer screenings

| January 5, 2018

COSHOCTON – In honor of Cervical Health Awareness month (January), the Muskingum Valley Health Centers (MVHC) will provide a free cervical cancer screening to any woman age 21 to 65 at all our locations in Muskingum, Morgan, Coshocton, and Guernsey counties until March 31. Appointments for the Pap test can be made by calling MVHC […]

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Results of community health assessment announced

Results of community health assessment announced

| June 26, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton City and Coshocton County health departments collaborated with the Appalachian Rural Health Institute (ARHI) at Ohio University on a community health assessment for Coshocton County. The 2017 Community Health Assessment identified the following six main health issues in the community: Substance abuse, cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, depression and chronic low respiratory […]

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Help improve the health of Coshocton County

Help improve the health of Coshocton County

| February 24, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton City Health Department and the Coshocton County General Health District in collaboration with the Ohio University’s Appalachian Rural Health Institute need community members to participate in focus groups that will recognize goals needed to improve the health of Coshocton County. These focus groups will be scheduled for 3 to 4:30 p.m. […]

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MVHC announces free Cervical Cancer screenings

MVHC announces free Cervical Cancer screenings

| January 25, 2017

COSHOCTON – Beginning Feb. 1 and continuing through April, MVHC will provide a free cervical cancer screening to any woman age 21 to 65 who reside in Muskingum, Morgan, Coshocton or Guernsey County. Appointments for the Pap test can be made by calling the MVHC Centralized Call Center at (740) 891-9000 or (888) 454-5157. Annually, […]

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