Massachusetts Environmental Health Association
The Massachusetts Environmental Health Association (MEHA) is an affiliate of the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), which was incorporated in 1937. MEHA was established in 1948 and is a non-profit association organized for charitable and educational purposes. The goal and purpose of MEHA is to provide quality training and educational programs while also providing the opportunity for members to meet and exchange ideas and information with other professionals in the field of Public and Environmental Health.
Electronic Death Registration System (ERDS)
The (ERDS) will go live on August 1, 2014. If you haven’t registered or need some information or practice using the system, please click here to view more information and web links (Microsoft Word Document .doc file, 4 pages, 59 KB).
MEHA's 2014 Annual Meeting
MEHA's Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon was held on May 21, 2014 in Danvers. The Education Seminar covered Death Registration, Burial, and Caring for the Dead at Home. Please click here for the detailed flyer.
4.5 contact hours were available for MA RS and MA CHO.
3.75 contact hours were available for REHS/RS.
Annual Educational Conference (AEC) and Exhibition
The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) and the International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH) will be bringing their two annual conferences together to exciting Las Vegas, July 7-10, 2014. This unique event will highlight environmental health issues and solutions from around the world!
The NEHA/IFEH event will be held at The Cosmopolitan Hotel—a luxurious hotel overlooking the Las Vegas strip! Discounted room rates will be available starting at $139 USD per night plus taxes and fees. Click here to learn more (external ink to http://neha2014aec.org/).
View the presentation on "Air Quality Nuisance Complaints: Odor, Dust and Noise"
This presentation was part of the November MEHA education seminar that was conducted on Wednesday, November 20, 2013.
Click here to view the presentation (PDF, 2.6 MB, 63 pages).
MA PHIT FCP is designed to promote comprehensive and uniform enforcement of MA State Sanitary Code Chapter X 105 CMR 590.000: Minimum Sanitation Standards for Food Establishments (which incorporates portions of the 1999 Federal Food Code). Intended participants are from municipal and state agencies charged with enforcement of these regulations. The purpose of the food regulations is to safeguard public health and to provide consumers food that is safe, unadulterated, and honestly presented. Click here to learn more (PDF, 2 pages, 204 KB).