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Open Enrollment for Marketplace Insurance

DeKalb County Health Department encourages community members to schedule an appointment with our Certified Application Counselor for open enrollment in the Health Marketplace Insurance. Open enrollment for 2019 coverage begins November 1st through December 15th and DeKalb County Health Department is able to help you submit your application free of charge. Appointments can be made Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.

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Local health officials advise residents to get flu vaccine

Local officials are urging residents to get their flu shots, which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends getting by the end of this month.

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Disasters Happen. Prepare Now, Learn How.

The DeKalb County Health Department (DCHD) has launched a month-long initiative designed to raise public awareness for emergency preparedness in September. The theme for National Preparedness Month is Disasters Happen, Prepare Now. Throughout the month, the DCHD Emergency Preparedness Team encourages the community to prepare for emergency events, especially related to severe weather.

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