Prowers County Public Health and Environment

 
General Information
Description of AgencyThe core public health functions are:

•Assessment - Monitor health status to identify community health problems, diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community, and evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services.

•Policy Development - Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts, enforce laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety. Research for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems

•Assurance - Link people to needed personal health services and assure the provision of health care when otherwise unavailable, assure a competent public health and personal health care workforce, inform, educate, and empower people about health issues and mobilize community partnerships to identify and solve health problems.
MissionThe mission of Prowers County Public Health is to protect, promote, and enhance the health and well being of all people and the environment in Prowers County.
LocationProwers County
Geographic AreaReg 6, Prowers County
Agency TypeGovernmental, County
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed During Noon Hour
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 11001 S. Main Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipLamar, CO 81052
Main Phone719-336-8721
Fax719-336-9763
Web Addresshttp://www.prowerscounty.net/departments/public_health_and_environment/index.php
 
Director Information
Director's NameTammie Clark, RN, BSN
Director's PositionDirector
Director's Phone719-336-8721
Director's Emailpcphdirector@prowerscounty.net
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered04/11/2016
SourcePueblo
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Prowers County Public Health and Environment
Affiliated Programs: Healthy Communities
Options for Long-Term Care
Options for Long-Term Care
WIC
Affiliated Services: Healthy Communities
Options for Long Term Care
Options for Long Term Care - Prowers County Public Health
Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) - Prowers County Public Health