The Health Department offers general clinical services including family planning, prenatal care, child health, communicable disease, behavioral health and immunizations, and health education and outreach. It also provides food inspections and on site well and wastewater, nutrition education and counseling, and children’s dental services.

Workload Measures 2021-22
1. Number of Health Clinic patients
2. Number of WIC patients
3. Number of Dental Clinic patients
4. Number of community training conducted through Childcare Health Consultant program
5. Annual infant mortality rate
6. Annual preterm birth rate (births prior to 37 weeks gestation)

Updated 8/16/2021

GOALSPROGRESS
1) Develop a four-year public health strategic plan.In Progress
2) Conduct equity and bias training for all FTEs and PTEs.In Progress
3) Maintain at least 85% of accepted claims from all insurance companies.In Progress
4) Job offers will be made for vacant position within an average of 20 business days from the closing date of the job posting.In Progress
5) Complete a phase 3, 10-year risk factor survey.In Progress
6) Environmental Health will average less than 3.5 weeks from permit application to permit issuance for on-site wells.In Progress
7) WIC will attempt to contact 100% of referrals made online through nutritionnc.com and referrals made through NCCARE 360.In Progress