News and Updates
May 26: Start Summer with These 5 Healthy Habits.
May 26: Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Spotlight: Thuy Nguyen Promotes Community, Culture, and Health.
May 25: Congratulations to Nurse Practitioner Nathalie Washington, the 2023 Nurse of the Year recently named Virginia Department of Health’s Northern Virginia Regional Winner.
May 25: Public Health Nurses from the School Health Team recently visited the Public Health Youth Ambassadors.
May 24: The Health Department is launching a new program to improve the health, educational, and socioeconomic outcomes for local expectant teen and young adult parents. Read about the Stable Families, Thriving Futures program.
If you have tested positive for COVID-19, isolate and inform your close contacts. See these important steps to take to help slow the spread of COVID-19.
The federal COVID-19 Public Health Emergency ended on May 11, 2023. The COVID-19 Call Center will close after May 19. For vaccine and testing appointments at the Health Department call 703-246-7100. Learn more.
Staying up to date on COVID-19 vaccines and continuing to take steps to protect yourself, your family, and those around you remains important.
Parents: Get your child's immunizations up-to-date!
Ensuring children are up-to-date on their vaccinations helps provide immunity before they are exposed to potentially life-threatening diseases. Vaccines are safe and effective.
Get caught up on well check-ups and recommended childhood immunizations now!
And remember, vaccination it important at all ages. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers, make sure you are up to date, too!
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