Health Department

Joel Strasz - Public Health Officer
Andre Reed - Deputy Health Officer
Emily Nelson - Public Health Nursing Services Manager
Melissa Opheim - Public Health Services Manager/EPC
Amy Revette - WIC Manager
Mark Pickell - Business Services Manager
Joel Kwiatkowski - Environmental Health Manager
Dr. Thomas Bender - Medical Director
Dr. William Morrone - Medical Examiner
Bay County Health Department
1200 Washington Avenue
Bay City, Michigan 48708
Voice: (989) 895-4009
Fax: (989) 895-4014

arent Resources



WIC now provides nutrition education on the internet at wichealth!  It's fast and easy for working moms with busy schedules!
Get FREE messages each week on your cell phone to help you through your pregnancy and your baby's first year.

 is an educational program of the National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition.
The Coffective App is a tool for pregnant women and her supporters, including: fathers, grandmothers, and friends. It was built by a community of experts that want to help you be effective at setting and reaching your goals. Find local resources, such as WIC and your hospital, invite a Champion to see information about your care team, and save details about your doctor and your baby's doctor. Click on your operating system to download app.