Ottawa Public Health: Real people who really care

Ottawa Public Health: Real people who really care

When public health is working, it is often invisible, which is why a team of OPH staff have been working for months to develop this special video project. The video follows two team members who give viewers a short glimpse into the work we do each day from inspections...
Time for your flu shot!

Time for your flu shot!

(PHOTO: Councillor Glen gets his flu shot with help from Avish Shah, pharmacist and owner at Whole Health Pharmacy on Stittsville Main Street.) People who live, work or attend school in Ottawa can now get their flu vaccine at their health care providers’ office,...
Enjoy the outdoors, without a tick

Enjoy the outdoors, without a tick

(via Ottawa Public Health / le français suit) As spring is finally arriving, Ottawa Public Health (OPH) is resuming its Lyme disease program for 2019. While there are tremendous health benefits to getting out and enjoying activities in the City’s many outdoor areas,...