Public Health

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About​ Public Health

Learn more about your Public Health Department, what we do, and how we can help you.
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Guide to Public Health Programs & Services

A complete overview with links to all of our programs.
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​Birth & Death Certificates

Our Vital Records Office provides birth and death records, and Medical Marijuana Identification Cards.  We also provide funeral homes and mortuaries with death certificates.
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​Immunizations & Flu Shots

Our immunization program provides both childhood and adult vaccines, including flu shots.
Our Drive Through Flu Shot Clinic, Monday, October 21, 2019 is in the planning stages, watch for more information coming soon!
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WIC (Women, Infants & Children)

WIC is a program to help pregnant women, new mothers, infants, and young children eat well, stay health and be active.
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Communicable Disease Reporting

This portal allows healthcare providers to report certain communicable diseases to the Nevada County Public Health Department.
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Tuberculosis Testing

We provide low-cost Tuberculosis (TB) testing to the community.
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Truckee Public Health Services​

A full array of public health services are available to the Truckee community, including family planning and teen clinic services.
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2019 Community Health Assessment
This report identifies and prioritizes health needs of our community for 2019.

2016 Community Health Assessment

This report documents the physical health of our community, as well as factors that contribute to our community's overall health and wellness.
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Community Health Improvement Plan

The CHIP documents a long-term, systematic effort to address public health in Nevada County by identifying priority issues, goals, and strategies.

2019 Annual Report

This 2019 Annual Report (PDF) will give you a sense of what the Nevada County Public Health Department (NCPHD) has accomplished over the past year and what we intend to address in the coming year.