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The Meigs County General Health District is seeking a full-time Health Educator to coordinate two grant-funded programs: Creating Healthy Communities and Together on Diabetes. Designs and implements and evaluates culturally-congruent health education strategies specifically for underserved populations. Identifies and strengthens existing and new community partners in networking to coordinate, promote and advance the adoption of healthy behaviors in Meigs County. Chairs the Creating Healthy Communities coalition.  Ensures compliance with regulatory agencies. Requires travel within service area and to out of County trainings/meetings.  Compensation will be based upon experience and educational qualifications.

Minimum Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in health education/promotion or related field. Master’s degree in Public Health, Public Administration, or a health related specialty is preferred.  Other combinations of education and experience may be considered. Budgeting knowledge. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Valid driver’s license.

Submit letter of interest, resume and three professional references electronically to Health Commissioner at by or before Feb. 2nd.  Must submit to background check.

The Meigs County General Health District is an equal opportunity employment provider.

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.

2013 BOH Annual Report

2013 Meigs BOH Annual Report

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