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

June 15, 2018

Vaccinate Your Pets!

Summer is here and it is a great time for families and pets to enjoy the outdoors. It is also a great time to insure your […]
June 12, 2018

June is Men’s Health Month

One amazing statistic is that women are 100% more likely to visit their doctor for annual checkups and preventative services than men, according to the Centers […]
June 7, 2018

Making Sure Swimming Water is Clean

Ocean County Freeholder Director and Ocean County Board of Health Liaison Gerry P. Little is pleased to remind all Ocean County residents and visitors that the […]