LDH News

May 23, 2024
However, drowning remains the leading cause of injury-related death in children under 4 years of age.
May 20, 2024
If approved by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, implementation is expected to begin on August 1.
May 18, 2024
The boil water advisory was first issued on April 23.
May 15, 2024
This day of services, information and fun includes a walk/run, OPH and Medicaid vendors, local medical offices, physical activities, free food and more.
May 14, 2024
These are the only storm-related, accidental deaths LDH has confirmed as a result of the May 13 storms to date.
May 07, 2024
The series brings awareness to substance use disorder and treatment among pregnant and postpartum individuals.
April 19, 2024
No-cost Continuing Education Units are available for social workers, nurses and EMS professionals with registration and completion of the symposium.
April 17, 2024
Services offered include health screening, immunizations, nutrition education, Narcan and opioid prevention education, information on Medicaid renewals and health insurance marketplace coverage, and more.
April 17, 2024
The advisories include 1 new warning and updates to 10 previously issued warnings.
April 17, 2024
The hospitals were recognized for committing to practices that improve quality and outcomes for women giving birth.