CLARK COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
The final yr has posed unimaginable challenges for the well being of the general public. The COVID-19 pandemic taxed the general public well being system like by no means earlier than. Nonetheless, public well being practitioners had been as much as the problem, and we now see the sunshine on the finish of the tunnel.
State and native management, trusted analysis and a deal with sound public well being and prevention rules have put us on a pathway to ending the pandemic.
As we head into Nationwide Public Well being Week 2021, April 5-11, 2021 — with the theme “Constructing Bridges to Higher Well being” — the Clark County Well being Division welcomes you to have a good time with us safely: put on a masks; keep bodily distant; wash your palms; and get your COVID-19 vaccine when it turns into obtainable to you.
The place we stay, be taught, work, worship and play impacts our well being and our alternative to beat back illness and damage. With this in thoughts, we should proceed to try to companion throughout private and non-private spheres to create more healthy individuals, households, communities and, ultimately, the healthiest nation.
The previous yr has demonstrated how essential public well being is to all of us. Rebuilding the methods that maintain us wholesome and protected means having the imaginative and prescient to create a greater, extra inclusive and a extra simply world by public well being.
The Clark County Well being Division believes all individuals deserve to realize their optimum stage of well being. To make sure that occurs, we should all do the onerous work to construct the general public well being system of the long run. With a lot floor to cowl, it’s now extra essential than ever to come back collectively just about to have a good time Nationwide Public Well being Week, April 5-11.
To be taught extra about Nationwide Public Well being week, please go online to http://www.nphw.org/
We hope Nationwide Public Well being Week sparks new conversations and engages new stakeholders throughout the group. And, in fact, offers a chance to have a good time, acknowledge and honor the contributions of all public well being employees.