Public Health

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About​ Public Health


Learn more about your Public Health Department, what we do, and how we can help you.
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Guide to Public Health Programs & Services


A complete overview with links to all of our programs.
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​Birth & Death Certificates


Our Vital Records Office provides birth and death records, and Medical Marijuana Identification Cards.  We also provide funeral homes and mortuaries with death certificates.
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​Immunizations & Flu Shots


Our immunization program provides both childhood and adult vaccines, including flu shots. FREE Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic on Monday, October 21, 2019. Click on Immunizations & Flu Shots for a flyer and more information!
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WIC (Women, Infants & Children)


WIC is a program to help pregnant women, new mothers, infants, and young children eat well, stay health and be active.
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Communicable Disease Reporting


This portal allows healthcare providers to report certain communicable diseases to the Nevada County Public Health Department.
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Tuberculosis Testing


We provide low-cost Tuberculosis (TB) testing to the community.
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Truckee Public Health Services​


A full array of public health services are available to the Truckee community, including family planning and teen clinic services.
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2019 Community Health Assessment
This report identifies and prioritizes health needs of our community for 2019.


2016 Community Health Assessment


This report documents the physical health of our community, as well as factors that contribute to our community's overall health and wellness.
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Community Health Improvement Plan


The CHIP documents a long-term, systematic effort to address public health in Nevada County by identifying priority issues, goals, and strategies.

2019 Annual Report

This 2019 Annual Report (PDF) will give you a sense of what the Nevada County Public Health Department (NCPHD) has accomplished over the past year and what we intend to address in the coming year.