Identification

Name

Rutherford-Polk-McDowell Health District - Community Health Data

Short name

RPM Health District

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) Division of Public Health (North Carolina) (NC DPH)
(2) Rutherford-Polk-McDowell Health District (RPM Health District)
Created

2014-08-19 21:42:08+00:00

Modified

2016-07-08 15:46:09.831792+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The RPM Health District is dedicated to helping improve the health of all of the citizens in the counties they serve. The county level health departments provide preventive health services such as adult and childhood immunizations, health checks for children, family planning services and WIC Services.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
URL http://www.rpmhd.org/index.php/aboutus
URL (alternate) http://www.rpmhd.org/index.php/health-promotion
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) McDowell
(2) North Carolina
(3) Polk
(4) Rutherford
Disease properties
(1) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(2) Vaccine preventable
(3) Zoonotic

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports