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(38.95615,-85.89994)
 

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Mission Statement

THE MISSION OF THE JACKSON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS TO PROTECT PUBLIC HEALTH

AND THE ENVIRONMENT IN WHICH WE LIVE, RECOGNIZING THAT THE PRACTICE OF PUBLIC HEALTH IS VITAL TO ALL

INDIVIDUALS AND THEIR COLLECTIVE WELL BEING.

WE WILL PROMOTE THE BEST ACHIEVABLE SCOPE AND QUALITY OF HEALTH SERVICES FOR

THE CITIZENS OF JACKSON COUNTY

VIA PROVISION OF SERVICES, EDUCATION AND THE EXPLANATION OF HEALTH CARE REGULATIONS.

WE WILL STRIVE TO ACHIEVE SATISFACTORY COMPLIANCE WITH STATE AND LOCAL LAWS.

Description

The Health Department Provides many services to the community. Services include but are not limited to the following:

Vital Statistic services offered:

Birth Certificates
Death Certificates
Correction Affidavits
Paternity Affidavits

Nursing Services offered: Mantoux (TB Test)
Rid Shampoo
Duplicate Immunization Records
Hepatitis Vaccinations
Influenza Vaccinations
Tetanus Vaccinations
Infant and Child and Adult Immunizations
Environmental Services offered:

Septic permits
Septic inspections
Bacterial water tests
Pool inspections
Pool permits
Retail food permits
Retail food inspections
Nationally Recognized Food Certification Classes
Rental Housing inspections
(for minimal requirements)
Tattoo permits
Tattoo inspections
Animal bite reports
Vector control
Smoking Cessation Program
Chest x-rays
Nicoderm patches

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