Skip Global navigation and goto content

It's a New Day in Public Health.

The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county & community efforts.

Skip MegaMenu and goto content

Marble Testing Site Serves Schools

Full Story
The small yet mighty team working at John Marble testing site continues to work wonders that make us so proud. Your are saving lives - Dr. Jennifer Bencie Health Officer DOH-Manatee

Vulnerable populations at risk for severe COVID-19:
Certain populations are at greater risk of progressing to severe disease and warrant more significant consideration for prophylaxis or treatment.

  • Patients who are older (≥65 years), have comorbidities, or are immunocompromised are at higher risk of hospitalization and death from COVID-19.
  • When necessary, providers should prioritize treating patients at high risk for progression to severe COVID-19 illness, including older and immunocompromised individuals and those with clinical risk factors.

Full Story on FloridaHealth.gov

Review our Community Health Assessment (CHA) and our Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP), two important documents which help guide our efforts.

More Information