Welcome to the Upshur-Buckhannon Health Department
The mission of the Upshur County Health Department is to provide quality health, environmental and threat preparedness services that are accessible to all by partnering with our community. Our vision is to ensure a safe, healthy environment for all who live, work and play in Upshur County.
May 31, 2019
Message to All Food Establishment Operators
The West Virginia Legislature recently adopted the 2013 FDA Food Code made pursuant by WV Legislative Rule Title 64, Series 17. Changes will take effect on July 1, 2019. The Upshur Buckhannon Health Department is advising all food establishment operators, including temporary vendors and catering services, to review this version of the Food Code along with the amendments made by the WV Legislature. Legislature Rule Title 64, Series 17 can be found on the WV Secretary of State’s website: http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/rule.aspx?rule=64-17
The 2013 FDA Food Code can be found by visiting the Food and Drug Administration website:
Please contact the Upshur-Buckhannon Health Department at 304-472-2810 if you have any questions regarding the new Code.
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Shingle vaccines are now available to people 50 years old or older
Adult Hepatitis A & B vaccines NOW available.
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