Public Health Services

Responsibilities Include:

  • Administers immunizations by appointment in accordance with MDPH guidelines
  • Conducts communicable disease investigation & surveillance
  • Enforces smoking, tattoo & body art regulations
  • Head lice checks by request from parents
  • Housing inspections at tenant's request
  • Lead paint inspection for rental property only
  • Medication disposal, proper sharps disposal & mercury recovery programs
  • Offers health education, information & referrals
  • Participates in emergency planning & bio-terrorism preparedness
  • Performs inspection of food establishments and camps
  • Plans, organizes & operates immunization clinics (i.e. flu)
  • Provides blood pressure screenings by appointment