The Community Health Division is a vital part of the Ionia County Health Department. The Community Health Divison strives to provide the public with accurate health information and assuring that quality preventative measures take place in Ionia County. This helps the public to make wise decisions about their health and allows them the opportunity to live in the healthiest atmosphere possible. The Community Health Division accomplishes these feats through health education, substance abuse prevention and treatment, public health emergency preparedness, disease tracking and the Medical Examiner.
Educational information and resources are available on a variety of topics including risk reduction, cardiovascular disease and prevention, smoking, diabetes, alcohol and drug abuse, community health reports and statistics, and much more.
The providers involved in our program are:
Ionia County Health Department
Debra Thalison, MA, CCJP, CPC-M, CCS-M, (Program Director)
Stacy Moore, BA, CPS (Case Management) – (616) 902-3919
Courtney Miller, BA (Prevention Coordinator)
(616) 527-5341-During Business Hours
(616) 902-3919-After Hours