900 E. Long St.
Carson City, NV 89706
This Community Health Assessment was undertaken in the fall of 2010 by Carson City Health and Human Services (CCHHS) in collaboration with many community partners.
The objectives of this assessment include preparing a profile of the health of Carson City, setting priorities to improve the health of the community, determining resource allocations, and creating necessary documentation of community health factors for program planning, development and assessment, as well as accreditation.Read More
Ebola, previously known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a rare and deadly disease caused by infection with one of the Ebola virus strains. Ebola can cause disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys, gorillas, and chimpanzees). Ebola is caused by infection with a virus of the family Filoviridae, genus Ebolavirus. There are five identified Ebola virus species, four of which are known to cause disease in humans: Ebola virus (Zaire ebolavirus); Sudan virus (Sudan ebolavirus); Taï Forest virus (Taï Forest ebolavirus, formerly Côte d’Ivoire ebolavirus); and Bundibugyo virus (Bundibugyo ebolavirus). The fifth, Reston virus (Reston ebolavirus), has caused disease in nonhuman primates, but not in humans.Read More
Good plans, good people…good health for Carson City.