It is with great sadness that we announce the county’s first death, an 84-year-old woman, attributed to COVID-19 today. While there are no words that can mend a grieving heart, we do extend our deepest sympathies to the family. Unfortunately, … Read More
On Sunday, March 22nd, the Ohio Department of Health released a Director’s Stay at Home Order pursuant to to Ohio revised code section 3701.13. This authorizes the Director of ODH to make special orders to prevent the spread of contagious … Read More
Franklin County Public Health (FCPH) and the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) are reporting the first two cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Franklin County outside of the City of Columbus. The residents are a 52-year-old male and a 35-year-old … Read More
We’ve created a website dedicated to the outbreak of COVID-19, containing up-to-date information and resources. Please visit and bookmark this link: https://covid-19.myfcph.org.
February is observed as Black History Month to honor African Americans for their contributions and to remember their struggles for freedom and equality. While much has been done, more work is needed especially when it comes to better health … Read More
Franklin County Public Health and the Columbus Academy of Veterinary Medicine are holding a low-cost rabies immunization clinic on Friday, January 31, 2020 for dogs and cats. The clinic will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the … Read More
The Fiscal division of Franklin County Public Health strives to provide effective and efficient management of agency resources. The following links will provide access for vendors and citizens to access important forms and contacts for working with us.
Charlie Broschart Environmental Health Division Manager Franklin County Public Health Charlie has been with Franklin County Public Health since 1997 and has worked in nearly every environmental health program through the years. He started out as a sanitarian-in-training in the … Read More
William Murdock Executive Director Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) William Murdock is the executive director of the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC). MORPC serves as Central Ohio’s regional council and is a resource for local community officials as they make … Read More
Thomas Goodney, Ed.D. Superintendent Educational Service Center of Central Ohio Dr. Thomas L. Goodney has served as the Superintendent of the Educational Service Center of Central Ohio since March, 2013. Prior to his appointment as Superintendent, Dr. Goodney served as … Read More