DCHHS logo PHAB logo
Facebook logo   Twitter Logo
Lab Services
Disease Reporting
Energy Assistance
Home Loan Counseling






2016 Press Releases


 

December 28 DCHHS Reports the Fourth Case of Imported Chikungunya Virus
December 27 DCHHS Confirms 10th Mumps Case in Dallas County
December 22 DCHHS Confirms Ninth Mumps Case in Dallas County
December 21 DCHHS Reports the 61st Human Case of West Nile Virus
December 14 DCHHS Reports the 60th Human Case of West Nile Virus
December 13 DCHHS Health Advisory Released: Mumps
December 2 DSHS Health Advisory Released: Mumps
November 29 DCHHS Reports the 58th and 59th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
November 28 DCHHS Offers Free HIV/STD Testing On World AIDS Day         En espaƱol
November 23 DCHHS Reports the 57th Human Case of West Nile Virus
November 23 Health Advisory Released: Mumps
November 22 Dallas County Health and Human Services Awarded National Accreditation
November 21 DCHHS Reports 40th and 41st Zika Virus Cases in Dallas County
November 18 DCHHS Reports the 56th Human Case of West Nile Virus
November 16 DCHHS Reports the 55th Human Case of West Nile Virus
November 15 DCHHS Reports the 54th Human Case of West Nile Virus
November 10 DCHHS Reports the 53rd Human Case of West Nile Virus
November 8 DCHHS Reports 38th and 39th Zika Virus Cases in Dallas County
November 1 DCHHS Reports the 52nd Human Case of West Nile Virus
November 1 DCHHS Reports 37th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
October 31 DCHHS Reports Third West Nile Virus Death
October 26 DCHHS Reports the Third Case of Imported Chikungunya Virus
October 26 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto and Duncanville
October 25 DCHHS Reports the 51st Human Case of West Nile Virus
October 20 DCHHS Reports the 50th Human Case of West Nile Virus
October 19 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Seagoville
October 19 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Cedar Hill
October 19 DCHHS Offers Free Flu Vaccine Beginning Oct.19
October 17 DCHHS Reports the 49th Human Case of West Nile Virus
October 13 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Sachse
October 7 DCHHS Reports 36th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
October 6 DCHHS Reports the 48th Human Case of West Nile Virus
October 6 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps:Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs and Rowlett
October 3    DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in Hutchins and Seagoville
October 3     DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
October 3     DCHHS Reports the 47th Human Case of West Nile Virus
September 29 DCHHS Reports the 34th and 35th Zika Virus Cases in Dallas County
September 29 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap : Spraying Scheduled in Sunnyvale
September 28 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto, Lancaster, Cedar Hill and Duncanville
September 27 DCHHS Reports the 46th Human Case of West Nile Virus
September 26 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
September 22 DCHHS Reports the 45th Human Case of West Nile Virus
September 22 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs, Rowlett and Sachse
September 21 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap Spraying Scheduled in Desoto, Lancaster and Duncanville
September 20 DCHHS Reports the 43rd and 44th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
September 19 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
September 15 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Sachse
September 14 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto, Lancaster, Wilmer and Duncanville
September 12 DCHHS Reports Second West Nile Virus Death
September 12 DCHHS Reports the 42nd Human Case of West Nile Virus
September 12 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap : Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
September 8 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs, Rowlett, Sachse, and Seagoville
September 8 DCHHS Reports the 41st Human Case of West Nile Virus
September 8 DCHHS Offering Children's Flu Vaccine
September 7 DCHHS Reports the 33rd Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
September 7 DCHHS Reports the 39th and 40th Human Case of West Nile Virus
September 7

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in Desoto, Glenn Heights, Lancaster, Cedar Hill and Duncanville

September 6 DCHHS Reports the 38th Human Case of West Nile Virus
September 6 DCHHS Now Offering Adult Flu Vaccine
September 6

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap

Spraying Scheduled in Coppell

September 2 DCHHS Reports the 37th Human Case of West Nile Virus
September 1 DCHHS Reports the 32nd Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
September 1 DCHHS Reports the 35th and 36th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
September 1 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in Cockrell Hill and Northern Unincorporated Area of Dallas County
September 1 DCHHS Offers Flu Vaccine
August 31 DCHHS Reports the 32nd, 33rd and 34th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
August 31 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in Desoto, Lancaster, Seagoville and Duncanville
August 30 DCHHS Reports the 31st Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
August 29 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
August 25 DCHHS Reports the 30th and 31st Human Cases of West Nile Virus
August 25 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Rowlett
August 24 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps: Spraying Scheduled in Cedar Hill and Duncanville
August 23 DCHHS Reports the 28th and 29th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
August 22 DCHHS Reports the 25th, 26th and 27th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
August 22 DCHHS Reports the 25th and 26th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
August 22 DCHHS Reports the 29TH and 30th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
August 22 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
August 19 DCHHS Reports the 23rd and 24th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
August 18 DCHHS Reports the 28th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
August 18 DCHHS Reports the 21st and 22nd Human Cases of West Nile Virus
August 18 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap: Spraying Scheduled in Rowlett
August 17 DCHHS Reports the 20th Human Case of West Nile Virus
August 17 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto, Cedar Hill, Duncanville, and Coppell
August 16 DCHHS Reports the 19th Human Case of West Nile Virus
August 16 DCHHS Reports the 26th and 27th Zika Virus Cases in Dallas County
August 15 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
August 12 DCHHS Reports the 25th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
August 11 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs, Rowlett, & Sachse
August 11 DCHHS Reports the 24th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
August 10 DCHHS Reports the 23rd Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
August 10 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto, Hutchins, Lancaster, and Duncanville
August 8 DCHHS Reports First West Nile Virus Death
August 8 DCHHS Reports the 18th Human Case of West Nile Virus
August 8 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
August 8 DCHHS Opens August 13 for Free Back-to-School Immunizations
August 4 DCHHS Reports the 17th Human Case of West Nile Virus
August 4 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs, Rowlett, & Sachse
August 3 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto, Lancaster, Cedar Hill, Duncanville, and Wilmer
August 3 DCHHS Reports the 15th and 16th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
August 1 DCHHS Reports the 22nd Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
August 1 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
July 29 DCHHS Reports the 13th and 14th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
July 29 DCHHS Reports the 21st Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
July 28 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs, Cockrell Hill, Rowlett, and Sachse
July 28 DCHHS Reports the 11th and 12th Human Cases of West Nile Virus
July 27 DCHHS Reports the Tenth Human Case of West Nile Virus
July 27 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto, Hutchins, Lancaster, and Duncanville
July 25 DCHHS Reports the 19th and 20th Zika Virus Cases in Dallas County
July 25 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
July 22 DCHHS Reports the Seventh, Eighth and Ninth Human Cases of West Nile Virus
July 22 DCHHS Urges Parents to get Early Back-to-School Immunizations
July 21

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps

Spraying Scheduled in Rowlett and Sachse

July 21 DCHHS Reports the 17th and 18th Zika Virus Cases in Dallas County
July 20 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Hutchins, Lancaster, Cedar Hill, and Duncanville
July 20 DCHHS Reports 16th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
July 20

DCHHS Reports Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Human Cases of

West Nile Virus

July 18 DCHHS Reports Third Human Case of
West Nile Virus
July 18 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
July 15 DCHHS Reports Second Human Case of
West Nile Virus
July 14 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Sachse, Sunnyvale, and Rowlett
July 14 DCHHS Reports 15th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
July 13 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto, Lancaster, and Wilmer
July 13 DCHHS Reports 14th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
July 11 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Trap
Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
July 7 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Hutchins and Rowlett
July 6

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps

Spraying Scheduled in DeSoto, Cedar Hill and Duncanville

July 5 DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps
Spraying Scheduled in Coppell
July 5 DCHHS Reports 11th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
June 30

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps

Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs, Rowlett, Sachse, and Sunnyvale

June 30 DCHHS Reminds Residents to Take Precautions against West Nile and Zika Viruses
June 29

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps

Spraying Scheduled in Duncanvile, DeSoto and Seagoville

June 27

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps

Spraying Scheduled in Coppell

June 23

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps

Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs, Rowlett

June 23 DCHHS Reports 10th Case of Zika Virus in Dallas County
June 22

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps

Spraying Scheduled in Cedar Hill, Duncanville, Lancaster

June 16

DCHHS Urges Residents to Take Precaution During the Heat

First Heat-Related Death of 2016 Confirmed

June 16

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps

Spraying Scheduled in Balch Springs, Cockrell Hill, DeSoto

June 16 DCHHS Reports 8th and 9th Cases of Zika Virus in Dallas County
June 13 DCHHS Reports 7th Case of Zika Virus in Dallas County
June 9

DCHHS Reports Positive Mosquito Traps in Balch Springs

DCHHS Will Conduct Ground Spraying from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Thursday June 9, Friday June 10 and Monday June 13

May 25 Mosquito Season is Underway: DCHHS Reminds Dallas County Residents to Take Precaution against West Nile and Zika Viruses
April 15 DCHHS Reports 6th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
April 1 DCHHS Reports 5th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
March 24 DCHHS Reports First Pediatric Flu-related Death in Dallas County in 2015-2016 Season
March 22 DCHHS Hosts Dallas County Zika Virus Outbreak Exercise
March 21 "Supporting the Future" AIDS Walk South Dallas 2016 5K Walk/Run - Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 8 a.m.
March 2 DCHHS to Offer Free Kidney Health Checks March 10
March 1 DCHHS Reports 4th Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
February 10 DCHHS Reports 3rd Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
February 5 DCHHS Advises Dallas County Residents to Follow CDC Zika Virus Guidance Issued Feb. 5
February 4 DCHHS Provides Update on Zika Virus Cases
February 2 DCHHS Reports 2nd Zika Virus Case in Dallas County
February 2 DCHHS Reports 1st Zika Virus Case in Dallas County Through Sexual Transmission
January 27 DCHHS Advises Travelers to Protect Against, Avoid Spreading Chikungunya, Dengue and Zika Viruses

 

For general questions or for more information about Dallas County Health and Human Services,
please email Director Zachary Thompson at: zachary.thompson@dallascounty.org

Zachary S. Thompson
Director
Christopher Perkins, D.O., M.P.H.
Medical Director / Health Authority

About Us | Press Releases | Public Health Preparedness | Environmental Health | Client Services | Clinical Services

2377 North Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75207-2710 | 214-819-2000