Our Mission

In partnership with our community we are committed to promoting healthy lifestyles and a clean and safe environment. We are dedicated to advocate for and to provide leadership in assuring consistent, quality healthcare in our community.

We are guided by the following principles:
  • To assess the priority needs and wants of the community we serve through comprehensive health planning;
  • To inform and educate residents about public health issues;
  • To encourage people to take responsibility for their own and their neighbors' health;
  • To utilize a team approach in achieving our mission;
  • To commit to problem solving utilizing a systemic approach;
  • To promote a work environment which fosters creativity, innovation, respect, sense of caring, commitment, trust, quality and dependability

News Articles

May 21, 2018

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

GIVE THANKS AND STAY HEALTHY FOR A SUCCESSFUL START OF SUMMER As we approach Memorial Day Weekend, we are again reminded of the incredible sacrifice made […]
April 26, 2018

OCEAN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT COMMUNITY JOB FAIR

  The Ocean County Health Department is pleased to announce that it will be conducting a Community Job Fair on May 17, 2018. Each of the […]
April 3, 2018

ALCOHOL AWARENESS MONTH

Each April since 1987, the National Council  on Alcoholism  and Drug Dependence, Inc.  (NCADD) has sponsored  Alcohol  Awareness Month  to increase  public awareness  and understanding, reduce […]