Wahkiakum County Health and Human Services takes food safety and incidence of foodborne illness very seriously. If you have a serious case of foodborne illness, seek medical attention before contacting the health department. Please contact the Wahkiakum County Health Department if you believe you have contract a food borne illness.
Although it’s always possible, the last place you ate may not be the source of your foodborne illness. To help us determine the source quickly, please make a journal of when your symptoms started and your 5 day food history.
To comply with food safety regulations (WAC 246-217) and (RCW 69.06.010), a food handler's card is required for working as a food worker serving the public in Washington State. The cost of a food handler card is $10.