Our dedicated staff works to prevent epidemics and the spread of disease, protect against environmental hazards, prevent injuries, promote and encourage healthy behaviors, respond to disasters and assist communities in recovery, and assure the quality and accessibility of health services throughout the County.
To achieve this goal, we place a high value on strong working alliances with local community groups representing the diverse populations who live in all areas of our large County.
We encourage you to explore our website and take advantage of the information it contains. We welcome your ideas on how we can improve services and provide you with useful health information.
The Community Health Center Governing Board Meeting will be held in the Hesperia Health Center, Conference Room located on 16453 Bear Valley Road, Hesperia on February 27, 2018 from 9:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. View the Agenda.
The County of San Bernardino Department of Public Health Division of Environmental Health Services (DEHS) is recruiting for a Public Service Employee (PSE) in the Mosquito and Vector Control Program who will be responsible for conducting vector-borne disease surveillance and maintenance activities, assisting in abatement of nuisance conditions and public education. View the PSE for Mosquito and Vector Control Program.
The Community Health Center Governing Board Meeting will be held in the Hesperia Health Center, Conference Room located on 16453 Bear Valley Road, Hesperia on January 23, 2018 from 9:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. View the Agenda.
The Public Health Officer is strongly encouraging County residents to get the flu shot. Initial influenza reports have sharply increased nearly 300% in the last week, going from 38 reports to 150 reports. Within the last two weeks, the County has also confirmed three (3) flu-related deaths. View the News Release.
With ambulance service severely strained by an unprecedented number of flu-related visits to hospitals and emergency rooms, health officials in Riverside and San Bernardino counties are offering residents advice about the best ways to avoid the flu, when to call 9-1-1 and when to visit the emergency room. Read more.