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You can see the Health Department's most recent news releases in the section to the right, or view all news releases from the department.

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Kathryn Wall
Public Information Administrator
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Ph: (417) 874-1205

227 E. Chestnut Expwy.
Springfield, MO 65802

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

  1. June 16, 2017 - Health Department warns of risk of heat illness for people and their pets

    Springfield Animal Control had 29 reports of animals in hot cars since June 1. Read on...
  2. June 6, 2017 - Prescription Drug Monitoring Program ordinance sent to City Council

    An ordinance to implement a Prescription Drug Monitoring Program will go forward to the full City Council in an effort to combat the growing opioid epidemic in our community and country. Read on...
  3. May 26, 2017 - Stream Testing, Heat Illness Surveillance Begins for Summer

    The upcoming Memorial Day holiday means it is the summer season for the Springfield-Greene County Health Department. That marks the start of two warm-weather surveillance programs: stream water testing and heat-related illness. Read on...
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