We are committed to ensuring quality, comprehensive public health services to the citizens of Berkeley County by monitoring communicable diseases, ensuring safe food and water supplies and providing education for prevention related to having a healthy community. Further, the Berkeley County Health Department will play a pivotal role in the coordination and implementation of response measures upon the recognition of a public health threat and/or emergency.
Notice of Patient Privacy
The Berkeley County Health Department is an active member of the West Virginia Association of Local Health Departments as has a contract with HealthCare Management Solutions which addresses HIPAA compliance. It is our highest priority to protect the confidentiality of our patients and that information that pertains to their visit with us. All staff members, business partners and volunteers are bound by confidentiality agreements to protect this information.
HIPAA Notice: Patient Privacy Form
Berkeley County Health Officer Diana Gaviria, Nurse Supervisor Angie Gray and Jefferson County Administrator Christina Jackson attened a working meeting of ten health department sites across the country who have recieved grant funds to increase HPV vaccination rates.