June 17, 2024

Full Press Release Rabid Bat Found in Lemhi County; Rabies is Fatal if Treatment is Not Administered after Exposure  SALMON, IDAHO – A bat found in the yard of a residence in Lemhi County has been identified as having rabies. While most bats are harmless and do not carry rabies, they are the only animal […]

May 3, 2024

Full Press Release Fentanyl Awareness Day in Eastern Idaho    Eastern Idaho (May 2024) — To mark the third annual National Fentanyl Awareness Day on May 7, 2024, Eastern Idaho Public Health is hosting multiple virtual Drug Overdose Prevention and Response Trainings (Naloxone Trainings) for community members during the month of May. These free Drug […]

April 16, 2024

On April 27th the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and its state and local partners will hold the 26th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day in three locations.

October 20, 2023

October 2023 Drug Take Back Press Release 10.20.23 Idaho Falls, ID – On October 28th the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and its state and local partners will hold the 25th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The DEA began the initiative in 2010 to provide easy, anonymous opportunities to remove medicines in the home that […]

December 19, 2022

From December 20, 2022 to January 11, 2023, Eastern Idaho Public Health will be holding a sealed bid audition for three used cars. The minimum bid for each car is $150. Contact (208) 533-3165 to make an offer. Learn more about the cars and the bidding system in the attached file. Cars for sale: 2004 […]

October 29, 2022

Drop Off Unused Medications and Help Prevent Misuse (Eastern Idaho—10/29/2022) On October 29th the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and its state and local partners will hold the 23rd National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The DEA began the initiative in 2010 to provide easy, anonymous opportunities to remove medicines in the home that are highly […]

August 3, 2022

(EASTERN IDAHO) – Eastern Idaho Public Health (EIPH) is announcing the first reported case of monkeypox in our health district. The patient is receiving outpatient care. EIPH is conducting contact tracing to identify anyone who may be at risk due to close contact with the patient. Close contacts will be notified, and appropriate steps recommended. […]

August 1, 2022

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