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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 2015 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

    Second Flu-Related Death in El Paso

    Public Health
    Less than a week after the first flu-related death was identified in El Paso, the City of El Paso Department of Public Health has confirmed a second flu-related fatality. This second death this season involves a woman in her 80’s who had underlying medical conditions. It is not known if she had received a flu vaccine for this flu season. There were a total of two flu-related deaths in El Paso last season.

    Department of Health Confirms First Flu-Related Death of the Season

    Public Health
    The City of El Paso Department of Public Health has recorded the first flu-related death in our area this season. The case involves a man in his 90’s who had underlying medical conditions. He tested positive for Influenza A, and it is not known if he had received a flu vaccine for this flu season.

    Call Center Celebrates 2-1-1 Day with Health Fair

    Public Health
    Every year the 2-1-1 Information and Referral program connects more than 15-million people to critical resources and services in the United States...

    Call Center Celebrates 2-1-1 Day with Health Fair

    Public Health
    EL PASO, Texas – Every year the 2-1-1 Information and Referral program connects more than 15-million people to critical resources and services in the United States. In celebration of 2-1-1 Day, the City of El Paso Department of Public Health’s 2-1-1 Rio Grande Information Center is rounding up many of the agencies and organizations listed in their database to offer a Health and Information Fair. The event will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at the Multipurpose Center located at 9031 Viscount.

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