Michael P. Hirsh, M.D., Medical Director
Soloe Dennis, M.S., M.E.P., Director
The City of Worcester Division of Public Health is the first nationally accredited health department in Massachusetts as well as the only multi-jurisdictional accredited health department in the country.
The Public Health Division is the lead agency of the Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA). The CMRPHA is a coalition of four municipalities (Towns of Grafton, Shrewsbury, and West Boylston and the City of Worcester) working cooperatively to create and sustain a viable, cost-effective, and labor-efficient regional public health alliance. Services offered include community health, environmental health, emergency preparedness, nursing and epidemiology.
City Manager Eric D. Batista announced Thursday the opening of an emergency winter shelter for single adults experiencing homelessness at the former Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Service Center located at 611 Main St. in Worcester.
Posted: Thursday 11/30/23
The Worcester Division of Public Health (WDPH) – the lead agency of the Central Massachusetts Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) – in partnership with UMass Memorial Health, the Coalition for a Healthy Greater Worcester, and Fallon Health this month published the 2024 Greater Worcester Regional Community Health Assessment (CHA).
Posted: Thursday 11/16/23
City Manager Eric D. Batista announced Thursday the appointment of Dr. Joe Robinson as Director of Veterans Services within the Department of Health & Human Services.
Posted: Thursday 11/09/23
We are currently monitoring the Coronavirus situation and will provide further updates as needed. We encourage you to check out the following information from the State of Massachusetts and the CDC.
Practice the 5 D's of mosquito protection during the months when mosquitoes are most active - Dress, DEET, Dusk, Dawn and Drain.
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