Prince William Health District

The Prince William Health District (PWHD) operates multiple programs to protect and improve the health and well-being of its residents. Services provided include:  immunizations; environmental health services, including restaurant and pool inspections; woman and teen wellness; confidential diagnosis, treatment, and counseling for sexually transmitted diseases; tuberculosis screening and diagnostic chest x-rays; confidential HIV testing and early intervention services; nutritional education and food vouchers for women, infants, and children (WIC) clients; processing of marriage, divorce, birth and death certificates; Every Woman’s Life breast and cervical cancer screenings, and investigation and response of emerging diseases of public health threat and other reportable diseases.  Services are provided at several different locations throughout the community.

Vision:  Prince William Health District, a community of healthy people and a healthy environment.

Mission:  The Prince William Health District (PWHD) is dedicated to promoting optimum wellness and a healthy environment.  As the community’s Chief Health Strategist, PWHD will work beyond traditional public health programs and services to build strong cross-sector community coalitions that address the social determinants of health to ensure health equity, and to make PWHD the healthiest community in Virginia.  More>>

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January 30, 2023The Prince William Health District What You Should Know:CDC ICATT COVID-19 Testing LocatorFree COVID-19 Testing SitesEarlier last week the CDC launched their COVID-19 testing locater website. Persons with or without insurance can search for no-cost COVID-19 testing at Increasing Community Access to Testing (ICATT) locations nearest to them and make an appointment. ICATT locations include participating pharmacies, commercial laboratory sites, community sites, and retail locations.Who should get tested at these locations?Key times to get tested:• If you have symptoms, test immediately.• If you were exposed to COVID-19 and do not have symptoms, wait at least 5 full days after your exposure before testing. If you test too early, you may be more likely to get an inaccurate result.Types of COVID-19 tests offered at these locationsThe types of tests offered vary by location and provider:• Laboratory-based nucleic acid amplification tests (NAATs) including polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests. Results are usually provided within 24–48 hours.• Rapid antigen point-of-care (POC) testing where results are usually available within 15 to 30 minutes.Prince William Health District Mobile Clinic Unit is Offering the Flu VaccineBeginning in February Clinic Hours will be from 11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.• Tuesday January 31, from 11:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. (This clinic will be indoors).• Triangle Rescue Squad 3800 Graham Park Road, Dumfries, VA 22026• Vaccines offered for ages 5 years and older: Pfizer & Moderna (including boosters), according tocurrent recommendations – While vaccine supplies last.• No appointments are required. Walk-ins are accepted as long as supplies last. However,appointments can be made at: vaccinate.virginia.gov Weather permitting.• COVID-19 at-home test kits available (as supplies last)• Thursday February 2, from 11:30 a.m. -6:00 p.m. (This clinic will be indoors)• Grace United Methodist Church, 9750 Wellington Rd., Manassas, VA. 20110.• Vaccines offered for ages 5 years and older: Pfizer & Moderna (including boosters), according tocurrent recommendations – While vaccine supplies last.• No appointments are required. Walk-ins are accepted as long as supplies last. However,appointments can be made at: vaccinate.virginia.gov Weather permitting.• COVID-19 at-home test kits available (as supplies last)Prince William Health District Covid-19 Testing ServicesResidents can schedule an appointment or find testing by visiting:• VDH testing locator: www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/protect-yourself/covid-19-testing/covid-19-testing-sites/• CDC ICATT COVID-19 Testing Locator: testinglocator.cdc.govPWHD Update Information Posted Monday and Friday:• PWHD Website: www.vdh.virginia.gov/prince-william/3293-2/• Facebook: www.facebook.com/PrinceWilliamHD• Nextdoor: nextdoor.com• Twitter: twitter.com/PrinceWilliamH ... See MoreSee Less
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Tomorrow Tuesday January 31, 2023Prince William Health District Mobile Clinic Unit is Offering the COVID-19 Vaccine and Flu Vaccine• Tuesday, January 31, from 11:00 a.m-5:30 p.m. (This clinic will be indoors)• Triangle Rescue Squad 3800 Graham Park Road, Dumfries, VA 22026 • Vaccines offered for ages 5 years and older: Pfizer & Moderna (including boosters), according to current recommendations - While vaccine supplies last.• No appointments are required. Walk-ins are accepted as long as supplies last.However, appointments can be made at: vaccinate.virginia.govWeather permitting. • Nextdoor: nextdoor.com• Twitter: twitter.com/PrinceWilliamHD• PWHD Website: www.vdh.virginia.gov/prince-william/3293-2/ ... See MoreSee Less
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January 27, 2023Prince William Health District Mobile Clinic Unit is Offering the Flu Vaccine and Covid-19 Vaccine• Tuesday January 31, from 11:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. (This clinic will be indoors).• Triangle Rescue Squad 3800 Graham Park Road, Dumfries, VA 22026• Vaccines offered for ages 5 years and older: Pfizer & Moderna (including boosters), according to currentrecommendations – While vaccine supplies last.• No appointments are required. Walk-ins are accepted as long as supplies last. However, appointmentscan be made at: vaccinate.virginia.gov Weather permitting.• COVID-19 at-home test kits available (as supplies last)• Thursday February 2, from 11:30 a.m. -6:00 p.m. (This clinic will be indoors)• Grace United Methodist Church, 9750 Wellington Rd., Manassas, VA. 20110.• Vaccines offered for ages 5 years and older: Pfizer & Moderna (including boosters), according to currentrecommendations – While vaccine supplies last.• No appointments are required. Walk-ins are accepted as long as supplies last. However, appointmentscan be made at: vaccinate.virginia.gov Weather permitting.• COVID-19 at-home test kits available (as supplies last)PWHD Update Information Posted Monday and Friday:• PWHD Website: www.vdh.virginia.gov/prince-william/3293-2/• Facebook: www.facebook.com/PrinceWilliamHD• Nextdoor: nextdoor.com• Twitter: twitter.com/PrinceWilliamHD ... See MoreSee Less
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Protect you and your family's health. High levels of radon inside the home may pose a risk for your health. Learn ways to reduce exposure including prevention tips, and order a $3 home test kit (shipping & lab fees included) while supplies last at www.vdh.virginia.gov/prince-william/radon/#NationalRadonActionMonth--​Proteja su salud y la de su familia. Los altos niveles de radón dentro del hogar pueden representar un riesgo para su salud. Aprenda formas de reducir la exposición, incluidos consejos de prevención, y solicite un kit de prueba de $3 (gastos de envío y de laboratorio incluidos) mientras duren los mientras los suministros duran en​ www.vdh.virginia.gov/prince-william/radon/ ... See MoreSee Less
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January is National Radon Action Month! Radon is a dangerous naturally occurring gas that you can not see, smell or taste. It is the second leading cause of lung cancer. Order an at home test kit for only $3 by VDH! Visit www.vdh.virginia.gov/prince-william/radon/ to order and learn more information on ways radon gas can enter the home.Available to Virginia residents for a limited time depending on supply.--¡Enero es el Mes Nacional de Acción contra el Radón! El radón es un gas natural peligroso que no se puede ver, oler o saborear.Es la segunda causa principal de cáncer de pulmón. ¡Ordene un kit de prueba en casa por solo $3 por VDH!Visite www.vdh.virginia.gov/prince-william/radon/ para ordenar y obtener más información sobre las formas en que el radón puede entrar en el hogar. ... See MoreSee Less
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