The NC Immunization Branch promotes public health through the identification and elimination of vaccine-preventable diseases like polio, hepatitis B, measles, chickenpox, whooping cough, rubella (German measles), and mumps. In 2001, the Branch incorporated an adult education component into the program to raise awareness of the agelessness of immunizations.
We are committed to providing the citizens of North Carolina with important information and resources regarding the threat of bioterrorism and other emerging infectious diseases within our state and around the nation.
This notice will tell you how Surry County Health & Nutrition Center may use and disclose protected health information about you. Protected health information means any health information about you that identifies you or for which there is a reasonable basis to believe the information can be used to identify you. In this notice, we call all of the protected health information, “medical information”.
Esta notificación le dirá como El Centro de Salud y Nutrición del Condado de Surry puede utilizar o revelar la información de salud protegida sobre usted. La información protegida de salud significa cualquier información de salud que le identifica por la cual hay una base razonable de creer que la información puede ser usada.
The annual State of the County Health Report (SOTCH) looks at emerging issues and public health trends in the county that have been determined from data obtained from the more comprehensive Community Health Assessment, which is conducted every 4 years.
The Annual Report showcases the body of work of the staff over the past year. When appropriate, some departments or clinics highlight 3 or 4 year trends to show marked improvement in the level of care or use of the clinic.