Identification

Name

Halifax County Public Health System

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Cardra Burns, Health Director, burnsc@halifaxnc.com
Organizations
(1) Division of Public Health (North Carolina) (NC DPH)
Created

2014-07-29 21:01:38+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 20:40:53.510050+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Halifax County Health Department (HCHD) is dedicated to promoting and preserving the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of Halifax County. Services include disease prevention and control, health maintenance and enhancement, and health education.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
URL http://www.halifaxnc.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=40&Itemid=9
URL (alternate) http://www.halifaxnc.com/index.php?option=com_docman&Itemid=152
Related system
(1) North Carolina Disease Event Tracking and Epidemiologic Collection Tool (NC DETECT)
(2) North Carolina Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NC EDSS)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Halifax
(2) North Carolina
Disease transmission types
(1) Ingestion
(2) Sexually transmitted
(3) Vector-borne
(4) Water-borne
Disease properties
(1) Vaccine preventable
(2) Zoonotic

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports