Marple Twp. Board of Health

The Board of Health shall have the power to review or cause to be reviewed each application for a permit and may either approve or reject such application or require modification of the application. When the Board has approved the application, the Township Health Officer shall issue the permit. The permit shall be personal and not transferable and shall be issued for a calendar year or part thereof. The Health Officer, on advice of the Board, shall also have the power to revoke a permit.

The Board shall also have the power, with the consent of the Township Commissioners, to make such rules and regulations as it shall deem necessary to carry out the purpose of this article, and, on request of the Township Manager to determine whether any person is violating any provisions of this article or the rules and regulations adopted hereunder. In making such determination, the Board shall consider the standards set forth in the Marple Township Municipal Code.  

Marple Township Health Advisory Board

Dr. Michael Baio, MD- Internal Medicine Specialist with over 38 years of experience in the Medical Field. Affiliated with Bryn Mawr, Jefferson and Abington Hospital systems.

Dr. Rahul Rajan - Clinical Pharmacist with 13 years’ experience in clinical and professional expertise on all aspects of pharmaceutical services.

Carolyn Baxter, RN – Health Care professional with over 40 years’ experience in nursing care, hospital administration, and home care services.

Denise Ceriale – Clinical Care recruiter with over 2o experience working and recruiting medical professionals.

Joseph C. Romano, Health Officer- Certified PA Health Inspector with over 30 years of experience as a Twp. Health Inspector and Codes Enforcement. (610) 356-4040

Commissioner Rob Fortebuono, Liaison