Public Health

The mission of the Public Health Department is to make healthy lives possible.



  1. Measles Exposure Linked to World Hip Hop Dance Championship; Watch for Symptoms until Sept 2

    Today, MCDPH and Arizona Dept of Health Services learned that a teenage international traveler competing in the World Hip Hop Dance Championship at the Arizona Grand Resort in August has tested positive for measles and may have exposed others. Read on...
  1. Maricopa County Reports its First West Nile Death of Season, Community Urged to ‘Fight the Bite’

    Residents are urged to do their part to protect themselves and those around them from mosquito-borne diseases. Read on...
  1. MCDPH Has Identified Hepatitis A Exposure at Genghis Grill Restaurant in Tempe Marketplace

    Although the risk of transmission to restaurant patrons is thought to be low, some restaurant patrons who ate at Genghis Grill at Tempe Marketplace may have been exposed to Hepatitis A. Read on...


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