The Public Health Nursing Division of the Portage County Health District conducts childhood and adult immunization clinics, investigates communicable diseases, performs case management services for families who have children with special health care needs, and more.
Our experienced and compassionate Portage County nursing staff believe in fair and just opportunity to achieve optimal health and well-being for all. Learn more about our public services below!
Nursing Programs and Services
Meet Our Medical Director
Mark Arredondo, M.D. is an internal medicine physician with years of primary and acute care medical experience. He graduated medical school from the Northeast Ohio Medical University in Rootstown, Ohio and completed his residency at Summa Health in Akron, Ohio.
Dr. Arredondo began his medical career as a Scholar for the National Health Service Corps where he helped the most medically underserved in Alabama and Ohio. He continues serving the community through his role as Medical Director of the Portage County Combined General Health District.
Dr. Arredondo is also a member of the Master Teacher Guild and shares his passion for medicine and helping others through teaching and mentoring medical and nurse practitioner students.