Did that Meal or Drink make you Sick?
Food and Waterborne Illness Complaint Form is a
convenient and confidential way for the public to report a
possible illness or outbreak from eating and/or drinking
contaminated food or a beverage in Florida.
For more information, contact Environmental Health at
Syphilis is Spreading in Escambia County.
Since 2010, Escambia County has seen an increase in the number of reported
cases of syphilis each year. Prior to 2010, we averaged from 20-25 cases per
year. In 2012, we had a total of 106 cases of syphilis reported.
You could have syphilis and not even know it.
A syphilis infection may have no signs or symptoms. The Florida Department
of Health in Escambia County recommends that any sexually active resident be
tested. Learn more about the spread of syphilis and
If you are sexually active, see your primary care physician to be tested, or
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Community Health Status
The Partnership for a Healthy Community (PFAHC) produced a
health status assessment in 2012 for Escambia and Santa Rosa
Counties in Florida. View the
fourth comprehensive health status assessment. The
Florida Department of Health in Escambia County used data
from the community health assessment, community forums and
other sources to prepare the
2013 Community Health Assessment and Improvement Plan.
If you would like to comment on the Community Health
Assessment and Improvement Plan please use this
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in
partnership with University of Wisconsin recently released
Florida's 2014 County Health Rankings
(3.20mb; pdf). Visit the
County Health Rankings & Roadmaps website for information about Escambia
County's current health rankings.
See recent mortality statistics in
Top 10 Reportable Infectious Diseases
By Age Group 2012
Top Unintentional Injury Mortality
By Age Group 2012
Causes of Mortality By Age Group 2012
FloridaCHARTS for more information about county health status in
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