National Flu Vaccination Week, December 7 – 13

Posted on December 6th, 2014

Getting a flu vaccination is the first and most important step in protecting against flu and it’s potentially serious complications. National Influenza Vaccination Week is Dec. 7-13 and if you haven’t gotten a flu shot yet, now is a good …

Alana Sulka, M.P.H., R.N., Gwinnett’s 2014 Healthcare Professional of the Year

Posted on December 5th, 2014

The Gwinnett County Health Department is pleased to announce that Alana Sulka, M.P.H, R.N., Director of Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases, is the winner of the 2014 Gwinnett Chamber Healthcare Excellence Award for Healthcare Professional of the Year.  Sulka was presented …

Free HIV Tests on December 1

Posted on December 1st, 2014

In observance of World AIDS Day 2014, all Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Department full service clinic sites will offer free HIV tests today, December 1, 2014, during regular business hours. Please arrive at least one hour before closing in …

GNR Health Departments Lead Interagency Ebola Preparedness Planning Exercise

Posted on October 24th, 2014

Nearly 200 Partner Agency Representatives Participate On Friday, October 24, 2014, the Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments’ Division of Emergency Preparedness led a preparedness exercise on Ebola Virus Disease response for nearly 200 partner agency representatives at Gwinnett Technical College …

State Health Officials Strengthen Ebola Preparedness Outreach, Urge Enhanced Protection

Posted on October 17th, 2014

Ensuring Georgia’s medical providers, hospitals, and the general public are prepared for the possibility of Ebola infection in Georgia, no matter how remote, is a top priority of Gov. Nathan Deal’s administration. While only two individuals in the U.S. have …

Health Department Closed on Columbus Day

Posted on October 9th, 2014

All Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Department locations will be closed on Monday, October 13 in observance of Columbus Day. All locations will reopen during normal business hours on Tuesday, October 14. Click here to find a location near …