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  • Public Invited to Grand Opening Of Healthy Retail Program Market
    Posted: 03/17/15

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2015 #020 15  NEWS MEDIA CONTACT   Adrienne Kung, Public Information Coordinator, Public Health Department, (626) 744 6151, akung@cityofpasadena.net  OR  Delana Gbenekama, Assistant Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626) 744 4748, dgbenekama@cityofpasadena.net    PUBLIC

  • Call to Action - Adverse Childhood Experiences on March 26, 2015
    Posted: 03/09/15

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2015 #018 15  NEWS MEDIA CONTACTS   Delana Gbenekama, Assistant Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626) 744 4748, dgbenekama@cityofpasadena.net  Adrienne Kung, Public Information Coordinator, Public Health Department, (626) 744 6151, akung@cityofpasadena.net    FREE HEALTH CARE

  • Measles Update Feb. 10, 2015 for Pasadena, California
    Posted: 02/10/15

    PASADENA HEALTH OFFICIALS UPDATE MEASLES STATUS  PASADENA, Calif.—The Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) continues to closely monitor the recent outbreak of measles cases in the United States, working with county and state health officials to

  • California Department of Public Health Confirms Measles Cases
    Posted: 01/07/15

    California Department of Public Health Confirms Measles Cases  Date 1 7 2015  Number 15 002  Contact Anita Gore (916) 440 7259  SACRAMENTO  California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has been notified of seven confirmed cases of measles in patients from five

  • COVERED CALIFORNIA OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS NOV. 15, 2014
    Posted: 11/05/14

    PASADENA, Calif.—Covered California, the State’s online marketplace to purchase affordable health insurance, will begin open enrollment Nov. 15. To help celebrate the onset of open enrollment, the Pasadena Public Health Department, ChapCare, Young & Healthy and AIDS Service Center will

  • Pasadena Healthy Times Fall 2014 Now Available!
    Posted: 09/22/14

    Download your copy of Pasadena Healthy Times, Fall 2014 Edition by clicking on the photo below   The Pasadena Public Health Department is closing out the year with free flu clinics, information on health care reform and Covered California, hosting a Food

  • West Nile Virus Update
    Posted: 09/17/14

    PASADENA HEALTH DEPT. CONFIRMS FIVE WEST NILE VIRUS CASES PASADENA, Calif.—The Pasadena Public Health Department today announced that tests have confirmed five human cases of West Nile Virus (WNV) this month in its jurisdiction. The last confirmed case of WNV

  • 2014 Community Flu Clinics
    Posted: 09/10/14

    The Pasadena Public Health Department is offering six opportunities to receive the seasonal flu vaccine free of charge Click the photo for clinic location, date, and time.

  • Pasadena Healthy Times Summer Edition Now Available!
    Posted: 06/22/14

    Download your copy of Pasadena Healthy Times, Summer 2014 Edition here.  Read about summer food safety, how to "rethink your drink", and more.  You can also access previous editions of our newsletter at the link below http cityofpasadena.net publichealth disease_prevention  

  • Free Nutrition Education Classes Starting in June
    Posted: 05/28/14

    The Nutrition and Physical Activity Program provides free classes to promote optimal nutrition and increased physical activity throughout the Northwest Pasadena community.  We offer series of five 60 minute classes, each fun, interactive and informative. Classes are available in either English and

  • Skin Creams Linked to Mercury Poisoning
    Posted: 05/20/14

      The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) warns consumers that certain skin lightening or acne creams from Mexico have been found to contain mercury. The products under investigation come in plastic containers that have either no label or a

  • Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) FAQ
    Posted: 05/07/14

    Download a fact sheet on Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) here. For additional questions, please call (626) 744 6177.

  • West Nile Virus and Mosquito and Vector Control Awareness Week
    Posted: 04/21/14

    This year, California State Assembly approved a resolution to recognize April 20 26, 2014 as West Nile Virus and Mosquito and Vector Control Awareness Week. Although to date there are no locally acquired cases of West Nile

  • National Public Health Week News Release
    Posted: 04/06/14

      National Public Health Week is here Click on the News Release below for more information about this year's events hosted by the Pasadena Public Health Department.    

  • City of Pasadena Community Health Improvement Plan Now Available!
    Posted: 03/18/14

      After months of anticipation, the City of Pasadena Public Health Department is excited to release the City's Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP). The CHIP is a collaborative community health improvement plan in which agencies throughout the city utilized the

  • Pasadena Healthy Times, Spring 2014 Now Available!
    Posted: 03/13/14

    Download your copy of Pasadena Healthy Times, Spring 2014 Edition here.  Join us for National Public Health Week Events and read about the Affordable Care Act as Covered California open enrollment ends soon.      You can also access previous editions

  • National Public Health Week Events!
    Posted: 03/05/14

      Please join the City of Pasadena Public Health Department in honoring this year's National Public Health Week, April 7 13, 2014. Learn about the changing world of public health and how health issues impact our community.  National Public Health

  • Seasonal Influenza Update
    Posted: 01/16/14

      Counties across the State and nation have reported an increase in the number of influenza cases. With an overall spike in flu cases, the California Department of Public Health is urging people 6 months of age and older to

  • Smoke Advisory Issued 01/16/14
    Posted: 01/16/14

      The South Coast Air Quality Management District (AQMD) issued a smoke advisory on Thursday, January 16, 2014 in response to the brush fire, named the Colby Fire.  The Colby Fire is burning in the Angeles National Forest, above the

  • Pasadena Healthy Times Winter 2014 Edition Now Available!
    Posted: 12/22/13

    Download your copy of Pasadena Healthy Times, Winter 2014 Edition here.  Get 2014 off to a great start by learning more about health care reform, vaccines, lead poisoning prevention, and more.  You can also access previous editions of our newsletter at

  • World AIDS Day Events
    Posted: 11/25/13

      In celebration of World AIDS Day, the City of Pasadena Public Health Department, AIDS Service Center and the Good Shepherd Church of Pasadena are hosting two events this weekend.   Join us on Saturday, November 30th from 1pm 4pm

  • Food Day 2013
    Posted: 10/16/13

    Did you know..? Two out of three adults and one out of three children and adolescents in the United States are either overweight or obese. The annual medical cost for

  • FREE SEASONAL FLU VACCINE
    Posted: 10/02/13

      On Tuesday, October 15, 2013, the Pasadena Public Health Department will be providing free flu vaccine to everyone ages 3 years and older.  Vaccine is a on first come, first served basis on the front lawn of Day One,

  • Affordable Care Act Panel Discussion Now Online
    Posted: 09/26/13

    The public is invited to participate in a panel discussion Sept. 19, 2013 about the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) passed in 2010. Attendees learned about the impacts that the ACA is having on how health care

  • Pasadena Healthy Times Fall 2013 Edition
    Posted: 09/22/13

    Download your copy of Pasadena Health Times, Fall 2013 Edition here.  The Pasadena Public Health Department is closing out the year with free flu clinics, presentations on health care reform, and much more.  You can also access previous editions of our newsletter

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