Fayette County Health District
Washington Court House, Ohio
Immunizations, Family Planning, and School Nursing are just a few of the services provided by our nursing staff.
Environmental Health
The Environmental Health division protects and promotes public health and safety through public education and enforcement of state rules and regulations.
Emergency Preparedness
If disaster strikes, are you prepared? The Emergency Preparedness page offers helpful links and information.
Healthy Families
WIC, Help Me Grow, the CARE Van, and Health Education programs are all programs designed to promote the health and well-being of Fayette County families.
317 S. Fayette Street
Washington Court House, Ohio 43160
Phone: 740-335-5910
Fax: 740-333-3528
Email: faycohd@fayette-co-oh.com
General Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Visit department pages for specific hours
Environmental Health
Help Me Grow
Emergency Preparedness
Vital Statistics
Health Education
About Us
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Fayette County Health District
317 S. Fayette Street
Washington C.H., OH 43160
General Phone: 740-335-5910
Environmental Health: 740-333-3590
WIC: 740-333-3552
Help Me Grow: 740-335-5111
General Fax: 740-333-3528
24/7 Phone Number: 740-505-1936
Medical RF
Medical Reserve Corps
Contracted Insurance Companies
The Fayette County Health Department accepts the following insurance:

Aetna, Aetna Medicare

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield




Medicare (for Flu, Pneumonia and Hep B Only)

Medical Mutual


Ohio Medicaid

Ohio PPO Connect


United Healthcare, United Healthcare Community
Plan, UMR

Breastfeeding classes
offered monthly
Third Tuesday of the month
6-7:30 p.m.

Located in the Women's Wellness Center (FCMH Campus)
1510 Columbus Avenue

Instructor Jeannie Bihl, RN

Brought to you by the Healthy University Series
$10 for one class
Attend one class during your pregnancy.

RSVP 740-335-5910
Community Health Assessment
The 2017 Fayette County Community Health Assessment (CHA) is available for review.

The CHA can be viewed here.
Are you 11 to 13 years of age and interested in making money by babysitting? The Health Department is starting a course designed to teach young adolescents the skills needed for babysitting or taking care of younger siblings! It is a one day training at the Health Department, cost is $40.00 and scholarships may be available.

The students learn:

1. Safety Skills -whether you are home alone watching younger siblings or babysitting, it is important that you know how to stay safe.

2. Child Care Skills - When you babysit, you are the substitute parent. Different ages require you to do different tasks.

3. First Aid and Rescue Skills - Injuries are the leading cause of death in Children up to age 5, but children of every age need protection.

4. Life and Business Skills - Success on the job depends on three things: being prepared, being responsible, and being considerate.

If you are interested please call the Health Department to sign up by calling 740-335-5910. Classes will be June 13, 22, 27 and July 11, and 27, as needed.

Safe Sitter
are back!
Local Solid Waste and Septic Haulers
Click on the links below for a list of septic and solid waste haulers currently approved by the Fayette County Health District. List subject to change.
Updates will be provided on a timely basis.

Solid Waste Haulers

Septage Haulers
Ethan Johnson is an undergraduate public health student at the University of Toledo who is completing an internship at the Fayette County Health Department.

During the summer, he will be assisting in the Emergency Preparedness and Environmental Departments and he will be working on several projects in the community.

Ethan plans on pursuing a career in emergency preparedness and management and is excited to learn from experienced public health professionals.
FCHD welcomes intern
Ethan Johnson