Our mission is to prevent disease, assure a healthful environment, prolong life, and promote well being for the citizens of Medina County.
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4800 Ledgewood Drive, Medina, OH 44256

Prepare for Emergencies


Medina County Health Department Emergency Preparedness Program

The Medina County Health Department is tasked with the protection of the public’s health and welfare for its citizens, workforce, and visitors. Since the Medina County Health Department is the only public health department in Medina County, Ohio, it has been assigned additional duties as an emergency response agency. As an emergency response agency, the Medina County Health Department will make every attempt to protect the public’s health and welfare in terms of traditional public health duties as well as emergency response duties. Questions or Comments? Click here.
Click here to read the Medina County Health Department Emergency Operations Plan (EOP).

Be Prepared

Download the Emergency Management Be Prepared Kit. This kit will help you plan for emergency supplies, reasonable accomodations, medications, readiness, and equipment and assistive devices for those with access or functional needs.. It will help you plan and be prepared to go to a shelter in case of emergency. It will help you organize information about important people and papers. Click here to download the pdf.

Medina County Mass Notification System

Residents of Medina County can now be notified of emergency situations by a new mass notification system (Wireless Emergency Notification System - WENS). WENS allows safety officials to send messages to the entire community, or a specific area within moments. These messages will inform residents of the situation and give instructions for action.
WENS delivers messages via phone call, text message, & email based on the contact information you provide. The service will be used only for emergency notification, when rapid and accurate information is essential for your immediate safety.
Sign up now for the Medina County Mass Notification System.





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