• Dog Variance Permits

    Now Accepting Applications for Dog Variance PermitsSCHD_Variance_Permit_Sign

    The Summit County Health Department is now accepting applications for the Restaurant Dog Variance Permits. This permit, if approved by the Health Department, will permit restaurants to allow dogs on their outdoor patios.

    Establishments are encouraged to look over the permit requirements before submitting their application. The application is available by clicking here.

    Please email your application to rhullinger@summitcounty.org. For questions please contact Rebecka Hullinger at 435-333-1541.

  • Importance of Handwashing

    Putting Health in Your Own Handshandwashing

    With many diseases circulating around the community, handwashing gives people the opportunity to take an active role in their own health. Handwashing is easy to do and it’s one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of many types of infection and illness in all settings—from home and workplace to child care facilities and hospitals.

    Studies show that handwashing education in a community can reduce the number of people who get sick with diarrhea by 31percent and the number of respiratory illnesses, like the common cold, by 21 percent.

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  • Home Care Guide for the Flu

    Important information on caring for those with the flu.

    This guide provides information on how to prevent influenza. It also offers advice on what you can do to care for yourself or loved ones when they are sick with the flu.

    Click here to download the SCHD Flu Home Care Guide.

  • Not too late to get your flu shot!

    Health Department still has Flu ShotsBaby gets a flu shot

    With the increase of flu cases this year, it is more important that ever to get vaccinated against the flu. The Health Department has flu vaccine available.

    Call the local office for clinic times and to confirm availability:

    Park City: 435-333-1500

    Kamas: 435-783-3161

    Coalville: 435-336-3234
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