Vaccine Preventable Diseases

In light of the nationwide measles outbreak and recent cases of mumps in Utah, public health officials encourage Utahns to protect their families with the MMR vaccine.

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Find suicide prevention resources

Medical Cannabis

Learn more about the Utah Medical Cannabis Program.

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Learn more about the Hepatitis A outbreak.

Medicaid Expansion

Up to 90,000 Utah adults are now eligible for Medicaid under Medicaid expansion.

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About the Utah Department of Health

We strongly believe that health is critical for enjoying a prosperous life. Our vision is for Utah to be a place where all people can enjoy the best health possible, where all can live, grow, and prosper in healthy and safe communities.

It was the pioneering spirit of two remarkable individuals which would shape the future of public health in Utah for generations to come.

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