Welcome to the Jones County Health Department
We are seeing patients for Family Planning, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Immunization, and BCCCP appointments. Call and make your appointments today!
Join us for our Rabies vaccination Clinic to be held on May 16, 2015 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm more information can be found by clicking the link below:
Would you like to be a part of the Jones County Health Department decision making team?
Consider becoming a member of the Board of Health. We are currently looking to fill one open position on the board; Optometrist. If you are interested in this positions pleas contact us at 252-448-9111.
“Promoting sound health policies within the community, to prevent and control the spread of disease, to facilitate rehabilitation of the disabled and to safeguard the integrity of the environment”
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Public Health Priorities
- Monitor health status to identify and solve community health problems.
- Diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community.
- Inform, educate and empower people about health issues.
- Mobilize community partnerships and action to identify and solve health problems.
- Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts.
- Enforce laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety.
- Link people to needed personal health services and assure the provision of health care when otherwise unavailable.
- Assure a competent public and personal health care workforce.
- Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services.
- Research for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems.
DISCLAIMER: The information contained in the Jones County Health Department Web site should not be used as a substitute for the medical care and advice of your health care provider. There may be variations in treatment that your health care provider may recommend based on individual facts and circumstances.