Health Department

Joel Strasz - Public Health Director
Kathy Janer - Public Health Nursing Manager
Melissa Maillette - Emergency Preparedness & Health Education Manager
Amy Revette - WIC Manager
Mark Pickell - Business Services Manager
Joel Kwiatkowski - Environmental Health Manager
Dr. Kirk Herrick - Medical Director
Dr. Howard Hurt - Medical Examiner
Bay County Health Department
1200 Washington Avenue
Bay City, Michigan 48708
Voice: (989) 895-4009
Fax: (989) 895-4014
Health Information Line: (989) 895-4192

Community Health Improvement Plan Documents


Bay County Community Health Improvement Plan








Healthy People Healthy Bay Webinar Presentations

Benefits of Local Public Health Departments and Hospitals Working Together To Complete a Community Health Assessment and Improvement Plan

Tax Implications for Hospitals to Complete a Community Health Assessment and Improvement Plan

How Can I Get Involved?

Participate in one of the 4 health priority areas work groups dedicated to improving the health and well-being of Bay County residents.


For more information contact:

Tracy Metcalfe

Community Health Educator/Health Analyst

Bay County Health Department