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ï~~ Report of City Physician for July, 1920 Number of Visits.........................................................357 City Departm ent Calls................................................................... 19 Examined to enter Fire Dept........................................................... O Examined to enter Police Dept...................................,............,............ 6 Venereal Clinics.......................................................... 18 Civil Service Examination................................................................... 0 Isolation Hospital North Fuller, between Michigan and Leonard Streets Report for July 1920 Cases on hand July 1st, 1920 M umps....................................................................... 0 Diphtheria........................................................ O Smallpox......................................................................0 Scarlet Fever.......................................................... 10 Mumps admitted during month.........................................................0 Measles discharged during month.............................................. 0 Diphtheria Cases aamitted during month.....................................0 Diphtheria Cases discharged during month.......................................1 Diphtheria died during month............................................... 0 Smallpox Cases admitted during month.......................................... 1 Smallpox Cases discharged during month.................... 1 Scarlet Fever Cases admitted during month.....................................9 Scarlet Fever Cases discharged during month.................10 Scarlet Fever Died.................................................................. 1 Casesher hand July 31, 1920. Diphtheria.......................................................................... 0 Smallpox............................................................. 8 Scarlet Fever............................................8 M umps.......................................................................... 0 Tuberculosis Sanatorium, Report for July. 1920 Patients in Sanatorium first day of month......................................... 39 ", admitted during month......................................................... 8 " discharged during month quiescent.........................................0 discharged during month-apparent cure............................................. 0 discharged during month arrested................................................... 0 discharged during month improved........................................... 2 "4 discharged during month not improved.............................................. 3 "4 died during month....................................................... 0 "9 In Sanatorium last day of month.................................................... 42 Report of School Nurses for July, 1920 School Visits........................................................................... 0 Cases Handled.......................................................... Visits to Homes,........................................................ 0 Examined.......................................................................... o Excluded............................................................................... 0 Report of Clinic for Infant Feeding for July, 1920 Number of Stations. 2 Babies Registered........................................................2485 Number of Clinics held................................................................... 15 Total Attendance.............................................................. 291 Nurses Calls........................................................ 628 Children Registered at Preschool Clinics................................................. 0 Report of Bacteriologist for July, 1920 Negaine Positive Total Diphtheria, Cultures examined for diagnosis.............................. *24 18 42 ". release................................. 18 2 20 Sputum examinations........................................... 29 13 42 Widal tests made.................................................... 0 1 1 W ater Analysis...........................................f....... 0 0 10 Miscellaneous examinations........................................ 2 0 2 Total..................................................... 117 Plumbing Inspectors Report for July, 1920 Estimated Cost of Plumbing installed.............................................$66,394.67 Number of Permits issued.......................................... 121 Number of Tests Made................................................................ 134 Number of Sewers Inspected............................................................ 0 Number of Complaints investigated-...-.................................. 22 Number of Final Inspections Made.5......... ubro i lset d..........................................-................................... 161 I SII LII3RARY 4CON GENERAL'S OFF; Grand Rapids, Michigan DEPT. OF PUBLIC WELFARE A. E. DAVIDSON, Director MONTHLY BULLETIN ISSUED BY THE HEALTH DIVISION C. C. SLEMONS, M. D. Health Officer. i i July 1920 BUREAUS City Physician....................................A H Edwards, M. D. Supervisor of Tuberculosis Division...........Eugene N. Nesbitt, M. D. Medical Examiner of Schoole.....................E. W. Schnoor, M. D. Bacteriological Department............ Lloyd C. Billings, Bacteriologist. City Hospitals..............Margaret Anway, R. N. Superintendent Meat & Milk Inspection Department..... M. H. Sheffield, Chief Inspector. Plumbing Inspection Department........, Henry Griffin, Chief Inspector. HEALTH AND OTHER STATISTICS Population, 1920................. 137,634 No. telephones used in city.............. 27,260 Death Rate per 1,000.............. 13.56 No. public and private hospitals.......... 10 Area of City in square miles....... 18 Newspapers..................3 daily, 29 weekly Area of City Parks in acres........ 457 Total assessed valuation, 1919.......$185,141,508 Value of City Parks, 1917...... $1,166,967.00 Tax Rate...............................$16.36 Bonded Indebtedness...........$4,870,600.00 Public works, value.............4,901,040.00 Tax Rate........................ $16.339 Schools......... Public 42, Privatel, Parochial 29 No. street lights.................. 1300 School Census between ages of 5 and 20.. 35257 Boulevard Lights................ 2600 Enrollment in Public Schools............ 20,108. Comparative Table of Deaths by Months Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. 1914...... 152 183 164 152 160 121 112 144 129 128 147 189 1915..... 144 156 195 154 137 134 97 124 126 154 139 160 1916...... 183 161 157 155 145 101 136 103 130 122 142 148 1917...... 213 158 205 193 200 143 127 111 113 145 126 163 1918......171 147 160 209 155 122 125 132 135 174 205 292 1919..... 169 133 178 168 147 119 118 96 116 137 143 154 1920...... 147 288 195 168 204 157 119

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