Columbus Public Health
240 Parsons Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215
Mon - Fri
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Rick Hicks, MPA
Program Information | Forms and Publications | Resources and Links
The Office of Health Planning is responsible for guiding and coordinating the planning activities of Columbus Public Health, its divisions and programs.
The office does this by:
Two initiatives currently being developed by the Office of Health Planning include:
A Community Health Plan on Immunizations
In response to the recent development of new vaccines and revised vaccination schedules:
Columbus Public Health Farmers Market
Many chronic health conditions – including diabetes, overweight and obesity – are related to poor nutrition. Columbus Public Health holds three farmers markets each year in an effort to bring healthier food to Columbus neighborhoods.
Mapping Food Access Project -- Franklin County, OHProject identifies geographic areas of food “imbalance.” Is there a balance between the distance residents have to travel to get to the nearest major grocery store vs. the nearest fast food restaurant? Learn more about this project.
Improving Access to Healthy Food: A Community Planning Tool
2005, Columbus Public Health