Health Department

Mission - The Health Department protects the public's health; assures availability of and access to quality health care services; and promotes individual and community responsibility for the prevention of disease, injury and disability.

Goal 1 - To ensure access to healthcare resources for County residents.
Goal 2 - To prevent and reduce chronic disease, including obesity, among County residents.
Goal 3 - To improve reproductive health care in order to reduce infant mortality and enhance birth outcomes for women in Prince George’s County.
Goal 4 - To prevent and control sexually transmitted disease and infections in order to enhance the health of all the County’s residents, workers and visitors.
Goal 5 - To ensure that Prince George’s County’s physical environment is safe in order to enhance the health of all of its residents, workers, and visitors.
Goal 6 - To ensure that County residents have access to mental health and substance abuse treatment.