Dr. Umair Shah, HCPH executive director, said “we don’t know” if these kinds of measures will become more common.
Panelists for this conversation included Umair Shah, MD, MPH, executive director of Harris County Public Health.
“You wouldn’t even know that she had once experienced cruelty,” said the Harris County Animal Shelter.
Dr. Umair Shah, Executive Director of Harris County Public Health and David Balat, Director of Right on Healthcare at Texas Public Policy Foundation, analyze the state’s current healthcare system and its impact on Texas residents.
“A lot of people don’t know about the Area Agency on Aging and the Aging and Disability Resource Center,” said Connie Assiff, Harris County Public Health’s senior outreach coordinator, who had prepared a handout on said information. She also had on hand information on chronic-disease self-management classes that attracted many eyes.
The Harris County Animal Shelter has released its live release numbers for 2019, and the results for March were a jaw-dropping 95.7 percent. This technically puts the shelter in a "no-kill" status, by shelter standards.
People wait in line to receive medical attention at Harris County Public Health's mobile clinic set up at the Jimmy Burke Activity Center after the recent fire at Intercontinental Terminals Co. The city of Deer Park is considering options for the building that include leaving it alone or demolishing and rebuilding it.
Not long after the fire broke out, Harris County Public Health set up in a public park in Deer Park to give checkups to residents.
When I got word about the ITC fire in Deer Park on March 17, I immediately reached out to my typical neighbors — the Deer Park mayor, Harris County Public Health, Environmental Protection Agency, and more.
As for air quality, Harris County Public Health says there continues to be an overall low health risk.