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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

    Two New West Nile Virus Cases Brings Total to 13

    Public Health
    El PASO, Texas – Two new confirmed cases of West Nile Virus in two El Paso men brings the total number of cases in El Paso to 13 so far this season. The new cases involve a man in his 70’s who lives in the Mission Valley and a man in his early 60’s who lives on the city’s eastside. Both have reported underlying medical conditions. Health officials credit local health care providers for properly identifying cases and following through with reporting this notifiable disease.

    HIV Program Bridges Gaps with Health Fair

    Public Health
    El PASO, Texas – The City of El Paso Department of Public Health HIV Prevention Community Mobilization Program invites the public to a health fair from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 23, at the Pat O’Rourke Recreation Center located on 901 N. Virginia.

    Awareness and Prevention Zika Action Day Event

    Public Health
    El PASO, Texas – The City of El Paso Department of Public Health invites the community to Zika Action Day from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Saturday, September 23 at Memorial Park, at the corner of Luna Street and Wheeling Avenue.

    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.

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