…Building a Healthier Tomorrow…HLT Dept

The Pender County Health Department is dedicated to the purpose of disease prevention and health promotion for all Pender County residents.

The Ten Essential Services of Public Health
1.  Monitor health status to identify and solve community health problems.
2. Diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community.
3.  Inform, educate, and empower people about health issues.
4.  Mobilize community partnerships and action to identify and solve health problems.
5.  Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts.
6.  Enforce laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety.
7.  Link people to needed personal health services and assure the provision of health care when otherwise unavailable.
8.  Assure competent public and personal health care workforce.
9.  Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services.
10. Research for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems.

Health News

Medication Disposal Event

FREE Medication Disposal Event! Saturday October 26th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dispose of your outdated medications. All medications will be accepted. Syringes and other sharps accepted. View the flyer for more information and drop-off locations.

ADDENDUM TO REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) DESIGN SERVICES FOR SPACE NEEDS STUDY FOR PENDER COUNTY HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT

ADDENDUM TO REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) DESIGN SERVICES FOR SPACE NEEDS STUDY FOR PENDER COUNTY HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT ADDENDUM # 1: The RFQ for Health and Human Services will fall under the Mini Brooks Act. Therefore, please disregard bullet point I. page 2 under submission requirements. Submit questions to Carolyn Moser, Health & […]

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) – DESIGN SERVICES FOR SPACE NEEDS STUDY FOR PENDER COUNTY HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) DESIGN SERVICES FOR SPACE NEEDS STUDY FOR PENDER COUNTY HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT The County of Pender is requesting qualifications from interested firms to provide an assessment of current and future space needs as well as design (Architectural/Engineering) services for a new Health and Human Services building. The focus of […]

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