Welcome to Fairfield County Health Department

Fairfield County Health Department does not have at-home COVID-19 test kits at this time
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Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-home COVID-19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days.
Visit https://www.covidtests.gov/ to place your order.

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Everyone Ages 16 and Older Can Get a Booster Shot.

Please call 740-652-2802 to make an appointment for a booster, we will not have walk-ins available at this time.

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COVID-19 vaccinations are available at no cost at the Fairfield County Health Department, 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.

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.

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Schedule your child today to get updated on their vaccines, please call our number 740-652-2800 to schedule your appointment today.
We look forward to seeing you!
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Fairfield County Health Commissioner
Mr. Joe Ebel joined the Fairfield County Health Department as Health Commissioner in April 2021. He has over 30 years of Public Health experience and is a State of Ohio Registered Environmental Specialist. His education includes a Bachelors Degree from Oberlin College, majoring in Geology, and both a Masters in Environmental Management and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Findlay. Joe 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.
Great News!
The Fairfield County Health Department 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 County Health Department on their hard work and dedication during this process!