Public Health

NEW!

PENNSYLVANIA: Masks are Mandatory in All Public Spaces

Effective July 1st, a new order signed by Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine takes the April 15th mask-wearing directive for businesses one step further:

With this order, and authority under the Disease Prevention and Control Act, Dr. Levine requires that masks must be worn whenever anyone leaves home. (Universal Face Coverings Order – Frequently Asked Questions)

Guidance on Homemade Masks during COVID-19: This document includes best practices for homemade masks, how to maximize prevention efforts, and how to make a homemade mask out of fabric or cloth.

Frequently Asked Questions
Pennsylvania Targeted Mitigation Order (7/15/2020)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (“COVID-19”) in the U.S.

CDC is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus. The outbreak first started in Wuhan, China, but cases have been identified in a growing number of other international locations, including the United States. This page will be updated regularly on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

World Health Organization – Coronavirus disease updates

Here, you can find information and guidance from WHO regarding the current outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) that was first reported from Wuhan, China, on 31 December 2019. Please visit this page for daily updates.

MedPage Today: Track the U.S. COVID-19 Outbreak in Real Time

See continuously updated U.S. data, with state-level case counts for COVID-19 coronavirus, including numbers of deaths and recovered patients.

Drawing on data from the CDC, World Health Organization, and other sources, architecture for this tracker was developed by the Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE)

Flu Near You

Contribute to your community’s health and help track the flu.

Early detection and early response are key to preventing the spread of any disease. By letting individuals report symptoms in real-time this website can complement traditional tracking while providing useful information directly to the public.

FIGHT THE HEROIN AND OPIOID EPIDEMIC
Read Governor Wolf’s Action Plan for PA

Beaver County Opioid Overdoses

Ellwood City Ledger February 12, 2020

The number of people who died from an opioid overdose in Beaver County spiked by 50 percent in 2019.

Central Outreach Wellness Center
New Beaver County Location!

Central Outreach Wellness Center is the largest medical center in Western PA that specializes in culturally competent care for the LGBT community. Its mission is to promote wellness by focusing on a patient’s whole self in a judgement-free environment.

Central Outreach Wellness Center
2360 Hospital Drive, Upper Ste. 1
Aliquippa, PA  15001


724.707.1155

“Inclusive healthcare with dignity and respect” 
HOLISTIC. MULTICULTURAL. RECOVERY. MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES. TRANSGENDER HEALTHCARE. HIV/AIDS PRIMARY CARE. HEPATITIS C TREATMENT. STI TESTING/TREATMENT. CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES. SUBSTANCE ABUSE REFERRALS. PERSONALIZED PHARMACY SERVICES & DISCOUNTS. HOUSING RESOURCES & REFERRALS. MOBILE HIV/STI TESTING. NO INSURANCE, NO PROBLEM.

Learn more:
How it works:  Meet Dr. Lane
Meet patient:  Jarreth
Meet patient:  Nettie

How can I properly dispose of syringes and expired or unneeded drugs? 

Permanent Prescription Drop-off Boxes in Beaver County

What You Need to Know About Quitting Smoking

ADVICE FROM THE SURGEON GENERAL

Read the Surgeon General’s Full Report (2020)