Public Health

The Portland Public Health Division improves the health of all people in the community by working together to prevent disease, promote health, and protect residents from environmental threats.

  1. Maine CDC Public Health Update

    The Maine CDC has released a Public Health Update. The update contains information regarding leadership changes at the Maine CDC, updated child blood lead testing guidelines, the SIM grant annual meeting, Measles, flu, and Pertussis (whooping cough). Read on...
  2. Children's Oral Health Program Employees Honored with Spotlight on Dentistry Award

    Kathy Martin and Vaneesa Woodward were honored by the Maine Dental Association by receiving the "Spotlight on Dentistry Award" in recognition and appreciation of work accomplished to advance oral health care in Maine. Read on...
  3. Maine CDC Public Health Update

    The Maine CDC has released a public health update. The public health update contains information n Strep throat and rapid strep tests, Rare Disease Day, Measles, flu, and Pertussis (whooping cough). Read on...
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