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Board of Health Appoints New Health Commissioner
The Jefferson County General Health District Board of Health announces the appointment of Andrew Henry of Steubenville, Ohio as the new Jefferson County General Health District Health Commissioner.  Henry currently serves as Practice Manager at Trinity Health System. He holds a Masters in Health and Human Services from Youngstown State University and a B.S. Business Administration, Health Service Management from West Liberty University. Henry meets all of the requirements as per Ohio Revised Code 3709.11–Organization of board of general health district–appointment of health commissioner, as well as the additional qualities sought by the Board of Health.

Henry will officially assume his duties January 1, 2021.


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Jefferson County General Health District Promotes Health & Safety

Located in Steubenville, OH, the Jefferson County General Health District works to help individuals or groups achieve a more satisfying life, and to improve the quality of life for residents in Jefferson County.

For any questions or concerns, please call us at (740) 283-8530, or contact us online.

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