US Health Departments Address and Phone Numbers

Health Department Definition  Health department  are defined as agencies or departments of health charged with the responsibility of overseeing the health of the population. They are also responsible for implementing health policies, programs and providing healthcare services. The specific responsibilities of a health department may vary from country to country and from state to state […]

Public Health Definition By Winslow 1920

Winslow 1920 Definition of Public Health Winslow  defines Public health as the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health and efficiency through organized community effort for the sanitation of the environment, the control of communicable infections, the education of the individual in personal hygiene, the organization of medical and nursing services […]

What is Public Health Policy ?

    What are public health policies ? Public health policy  refers to plans, actions and decisions that are taken to achieve specific public health care goals in a society or community. Public health policy can also be defined as is a goal-directed course of action, taken by government, or health institution charged with health issues […]