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Please check out our Frequently Asked Questions Page to help you understand what services we provide along with contact information for other agencies that provide health-related services that are not part of the department.

Please review our 2016 Annual Report. It includes brief descriptions of our programs and their accomplishments, a message from the Health Director, Assistant Director, and the Health Authority, demographics and health statistics, budget, staffing and funding information for the 2014 fiscal year.

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Press Releases

    West Nile Virus Cases Double During Last Week

    Public Health
    EL PASO, Texas – A total of six new cases of West Nile Virus confirmed over the past week has brought the total number of cases in El Paso to 11 so far this season.

    NEWS RELEASE - Public Health Preparedness Expo 2017

    Public Health
    The City of El Paso Department of Public Health and emergency response partners invite the community to celebrate “National Preparedness Month” by participating in the 2017 Community Preparedness Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 9, at the El Paso Convention Center...

    Medicaid Waiver Health Fair

    Public Health
    El PASO, Texas – The City of El Paso Department of Public Health Medicaid Waiver Program and the El Paso Fire Department along with other agencies, invite the public to a health fair from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 26 at Fire Station 17 located at 8803 Alameda.

    Fifth West Nile Virus Case Confirmed

    Public Health
    El PASO, Texas – An El Paso man in his late 40s has become the fifth confirmed person in El Paso to be diagnosed with West Nile Virus in El Paso this year. The man lives in West El Paso and does not have a history of recent travel. The patient does have underlying medical conditions, but is recovering at home.

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