To promote health, prevent disease, protect the environment in order to ensure the public´s health in Northampton County through leadership, vision, advocacy and commitment to the principles of public health practice in our local communities and throughout the state.
The Northampton County Health Department is working hard to protect and improve the health of the people who live in our community. From childhood shots to septic tank system inspections, it provides a wide range of services to meet the needs of our citizens. It's a big job but our team of health care professionals is able to meet the challenge. The team includes the Board of Health, Health Director, Nurses, Nutritionists, Maternity Care Coordinator, Health Educators, Environmental Health Specialists, Rabies Control Officer, Laboratory Staff, Management Support Staff, and Social Workers. The Health Department offers the following clinics, screenings and support services to individuals and families. For more information or for an appointment call 252-534-5841 or come by the Health Department in Jackson.