Welcome to Fairfield Department of Health
On Friday, the CDC and FDA authorized the use of a third shot of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccination for all Americans 65-and-older, residents in a long term care facility, Americans aged 50 to 64 who have underlying health conditions, 18 to 49-year-olds who have certain underlying health conditions, as well as all Americans 18-years-and-older who are at an increased risk of COVID-19 exposure-- including frontline workers.
Please call 740-652-2802 to make an appointment for a booster, we will not have walk-ins available at this time.
AT-HOME TESTING KITS
Fairfield Department of Health is now providing at-home testing kits.
FREE Rapid COVID-19
COVID-19 vaccinations are available at no cost at the Fairfield Department of Health, located at 1550 Sheridan Drive, Lancaster OH 43130. To schedule a vaccination appointment for COVID-19, or other vaccinations, please call
740-652-2800 on weekdays between the hours of 8AM and 4PM.
For more vaccination options, including evening and weekend appointments, visit https://gettheshot.coronavirus.ohio.gov/ to find other providers in your area.
REGULAR VACCINE CLINIC UPDATES
Starting July 7th regular vaccination clinic will be back open.
We will offer regular vaccines on Mondays, Wednesdays, and ½ day Fridays.
This includes child/adult immunizations. Please call our number 740-652-2800 to schedule your appointment today.
THE IMPORTANCE OF IMMUNIZATION:
Myths + Facts
Schedule your child today to get updated on their vaccines, please call our number 740-652-2800 to schedule your appointment today.
The Fairfield Department of Health reminds residents to take steps to protect themselves from West Nile Virus and other mosquito borne diseases as we enter the summer months.
Welcomes New Health Commissioner
Lancaster, Ohio – The Fairfield Department of Health has hired a new Health
Commissioner, Mr. Joe Ebel, effective Monday, April 19, 2021. Ebel will oversee all aspects of public health throughout the Fairfield County community by furthering the mission of preventing disease, protecting the environment, and promoting healthy lifestyles.
We wanted to take a moment to share our appreciation for our wonderful volunteers. These hardworking volunteers participate in contact tracing, schedule vaccination appointments, assist with vaccination clinics and perform various other duties. Thank you so much! We couldn’t do any of this without you!
The Fairfield Department of Health is now a Nationally Accredited health department!
In the midst of all the craziness going on at the Fairfield Department of Health and in the world, we were informed today that we are now an accredited health department. To receive accreditation, a health department must undergo a peerreviewed assessment process to ensure it meets or exceeds a set of quality and performance standards and measures.
Please help us in congratulating all the employees of The Fairfield Department of Health on their hard work and dedication during this process!