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Latest Health News
City of St. Louis Rolls Out Incentives, Paid Time Off for Vaccination for City Workforce
Employees who complete vaccination will be eligible to receive $100 in gift cards, and employees can use paid time off to go get vaccinated.
Press release | Office of the Mayor,Department of Health | 07/27/2021
St. Louis City and County to Require Masks to Limit Spread of COVID-19 Delta Variant
As the Delta variant spreads, the City and County will require masks to be worn in indoor public places and on public transportation beginning Monday.
Press release | Department of Health,Office of the Mayor | 07/23/2021
Joint Statement from St. Louis City and St. Louis County on Sharp Increase in COVID-19 Cases
The City and County will continue to urge everyone to wear masks, even if you are vaccinated.
Press release | Department of Health,Office of the Mayor | 07/20/2021
St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment, Department of Health to Join 77th District Greater Ville Jobs and Community Resource Fair
On July 23, SLATE, the Department of Health and more will join the Greater Ville Jobs and Community Resource Fair at Farragut Elementary School.
Press release | Department of Health,St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment,Office of the Mayor | 07/19/2021
Chairman's Desk: Keeping the Public Healthy: Who Will Pay?
Board Chairman Dr. Will Ross, MD, MPH authored this article for the Institute for Public Health 2018 Annual Conference.
Resources and Initiatives
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Myeloma is a cancer of the plasma cells in which cells grow too much forming a mass or tumor that is located in the bone marrow. Symptoms include bone pain, fever, easily bruising bones, frequent infections, bruising and bleeding easily, trouble breathing, weakness in arms and legs, and feeling tired.
African Americans are at twice the risk for myeloma than whites. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is dedicated to helping African Americans improve their quality of life by sharing free information and resources associated to myeloma. For additional information on this cancer visit https://www.lls.org/myeloma-link
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The NotifySTL system is for residents, businesses, and visitors to the City of St. Louis. We'll notify you by phone, text, or email in the event of an emergency. By enrolling in NotifySTL, you're taking an important step to keep you and your family safe.
Signing up takes just a few minutes. Create a profile, remember your username and password, and log in anytime to change your information and subscription options.
One can select emergency notifications and alerts based on location and interests. Learn more at: NotifySTL Emergency Alerts
Alive and Well Communities
Alive and Well Communities is a nonprofit organization, based in Missouri, focused on activating communities in Missouri, Kansas and Illinois to address the trauma experienced by their residents. The organization is dedicated to shifting cultures and systems and helping people develop pathways to healing, well-being and equity.
Emerging and Highly Infectious Disease Portal
The Emerging and Highly Infectious Disease (EEHID) Portal provides free, up-to date, and consistent access to hundreds of best practice resources and courses for emerging and highly infectious diseases.
You may access the portal at www.eehid.com/
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St. Louis, Missouri 63103
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To request a City service, file a complaint/compliment, or report problems affecting the public health, call the Citizens' Service Bureau at (314) 622-4800.
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