The Monmouth County Health Department staff of nearly 70 individuals is a dynamic, multi-disciplinary group, with expertise in areas ranging from Hazardous Materials response, Public health nursing, Environmental Health, Epidemiology and the myriad of public health topics that affect the health of Monmouth County residents. This team of committed individuals is highly-regarded by local health partners as well as state agencies such as the Department of Community Affairs, Department of Environmental Protection Agency, New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, and the Office of the Attorney General. In addition to receiving grant funds from each agency, staff is often invited to participate on state level task forces and speak at statewide conferences. As a service to our member municipalities, we are pleased to provide a health department speakers bureau providing education sessions on the following topics:
Maternal & Child Health
Prevention and Control of Childhood Obesity
Facts About Lead Poisoning
Cultural Sources Of Lead
Dangers Of Lead Exposure For Pregnant Women
Lead For Contractors
Cholesterol And You - "Which One Is The Good One Again"?
Stress Management For Real Life
Eating For Health
Osteoporosis / Penia "Do We Have A Bone To Pick With You"!
Caregiver Sanity "Care For You Too"!
Healthy Homes - "Howe Homes Affect Our Health"
Adult Immunizations - "Am I At Risk"?
Aging & Vitality "Mental Emotional & Physical Skills We Can Adopt
To Improve Health"
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Communicable Disease Outbreak Investigation
Mantoux Testing "Administration & Interpretation"
Facts About Influenza
Family Disaster Planning
Homeland Security & Emergency Planning
Role of First Responders In Public Health Emergencies
Psychological First Aid
Start & Jump Triage
Strategic National Stockpile - Overview
Medical Reserve Corp - Volunteer Opportunities
Bedbugs "What You Need To Know"
Household Hazardous Waste
Permitting Requirements For Minor Sources Of Air Pollution School Lab
Chemicals - Handling, Storage And Disposal
Total Maximum Daily Loads And Storm Water Rules
Monmouth County Health Department - Overview Of Programs and Services
A personal action plan is your investment in family security. Our trained Health Education Ambassadors are available as guest speakers for community meetings to discuss what should be included in your plan.
Interested groups can contact the MCHD at 732-431-7456 to arrange for a speaker.
Click Here for information on HEROs (Health Education Reaching Others) on-line training.