As a public health department, Tarrant County Public Health's main charge is to protect the health of county residents. This requires us to maintain a continual surveillance of potential health threats. This listing below touches on immediate and growing health concerns we see in Tarrant County:



COVID-19 and its variants


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Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)


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Human Trafficking


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Influenza (flu)



Mpox (Monkeypox)


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Suicide in Tarrant County

Avian Influenza, chickens in field

Bird Flu (Avian Influenza)


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Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections


This page was last modified on January 09, 2023


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