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. 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
Health Information Line: (989) 895-4192


The 2014 the for National Public Health Week is:

Join the Bay County Health Department for Passport to Heath on April 11th at the Alice and Jack Wirt Library




Monday, April 7th:
Be Healthy From the Start


Tuesday, April 8th:
Don't Panic


Wednesday, April 9th:
Get out Ahead

From maternal health and school nutrition to emergency preparedness, public health starts at home. Let us show you around.


Disaster preparedness starts with community-wide commitment and action. We’re here to help you weather the unexpected.


Prevention is now a nationwide priority. Let us show you where you fit in.


Thursday, April 10th:
Eat Well


Friday, April 11th:
Be the Healthiest Nation in On Generation




The system that keeps our nation’s food safe and healthy is complex. We can guide you through the choices.


Best practices for community health come from around the globe. We have a world of public health to show you.