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Fl Dept of Health in Pinellas County

Our History

The Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County was established in 1936 and was the 7th county Health Department to open its doors in the State of Florida. Today, the Health Department has more than 600 employees in six locations throughout Pinellas County all working to serve your needs in areas that range from controlling infectious diseases to safe drinking water to disaster preparedness.

Our Mission

To protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county and community efforts.

Our Vision

To be the Healthiest County in the Healthiest State in the Nation

Our Values (I CARE)

I nnovation: We search for creative solutions and manage resources wisely.

C ollaboration: We use teamwork to achieve common goals & solve problems.

A ccountability: We perform with integrity & respect.

R esponsiveness: We achieve our mission by serving our customers & engaging our partners.

E xcellence: We promote quality outcomes through learning & continuous performance improvement.

Additional DOH-Pinellas Resources

DOH-Pinellas Table of Organization

Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County Brochure

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