|AC Health Department Infectious Diseases Program||Childhood immunizations are administered to children and supplied to area health care providers. Vaccines not yet available through federal programs are given at cost. A wide range of adult immunizations namely travel, flu, and pneumonia-are administered on a walk-in basis. Other services include screening for communicable diseases, nursing intervention to contain infectious disease outbreaks, and perinatal hepatitis B screenings and vaccinations.||Allegheny||Infectious Diseases Program||Allegheny County Health Department|
|Allentown Health Bureau||The health bureau's three main functions are to assess and monitor the population's health status, develop public policies to maintain and promote health and assure that the population has access to public health services. Clinics provide immunizations, STD/HIV testing, pregnancy testing, screening for prostate and breast cancer and monitoring of chronic diseases.Lead screenings provided in certain situations, not by the clinic. To contact Cancer Prevention and Screening Services, call 610-437-7513.
Communicable Disease Control
610-437-7569: Communicable Disease
610-437-7632: TB Services
610-437-7742: STD/HIV Services
Clinics (held at Alliance Hall, 245 North Sixth Street, Allentown, PA):
610-437-7754: Immunization and Early Pregnancy Testing
610-437-8777: Lead Poisoning Screening
610-437-7569: Sexual Transmitted Disease
610-437-7742: HIV Testing
Environmental Health Services:
Allentown City Hall
435 Hamilton Street, Fourth Floor
Allentown, PA 18101-1699
610-437-7759: Institutional sanitation, food protection, animal control, housing sanitation, bed bugs, lead paint
610-437-7535: Animal Control
610-437-7598: Injury Prevention Services (adults and children) Division
Child/Adolescent Health Services:
610-437-8777: Lead Testing
610-437-7615: Home Visits and Health Education
610-437-7633: Nurse-Family Partnership
610-437-7615: Referrals: Dental/Special Needs
610-437-8777: Pregnancy Testing
Chronic Disease Division:
Cancer Prevention and Screening Services: 610-437-7513
Heart Disease and Diabetes Prevention Services: 610-437-7581
Osteoporosis Prevention Services: 610-437-7581
Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program: 610-437-7581 or 610-437-7513
Public Health Emergency Preparedness: 610-437-7577||Lehigh||Allentown Health Bureau||Allentown Health Bureau|
|Bethlehem Health Bureau||Services include:
Environmental Health services include sanitation, animal control, lead abatement and food services.
- Family Planning Clinic, immunization clinic and TB clinic are available by appointment only.
- Wellness Center at the Health Bureau offers some immunizations and health screenings. Open Monday and Friday, 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Appointments preferred.
- Walk in STD clinic offered Wednesdays 10:00am to 1:00pm, free for Bethlehem City residents
Emergency Preparedness Division educates individuals and businesses on preparing for natural disasters, epidemics and/or other emergencies. Recruits and trains the medical reserve corps, a medical related volunteer corps that can be mobilized in response to disasters.
Maternal and Child Health services include free dental care for uninsured children attending Bethlehem school district and in-home asthma trigger assessments.
Chronic Disease and Health Education Programs focus on smoking prevention/cessation, injury prevention, diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis.
||Northampton||Bethlehem Health Bureau||Bethlehem Health Bureau|
|Carbon County State Health Center||Health centers are the implementation sites for the Department of Health's public health programs. Services include communicable disease reporting and investigation; epidemiology, informational and referral; chronic disease prevention and intervention; clinical services (including sexually-transmitted disease and tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment, immunization, and HIV testing, counseling and education); family health programs and environmental health services (including animal bites and rabies information).||Carbon||Carbon County State Health Center||Pennsylvania Department of Health|
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention||The primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting public health surveillance, research and education/awareness activities in the United States. It tracks the incidence of communicable diseases and provides health information to consumers, healthcare professionals, organizations and researchers on a range of issues, including diseases and health conditions, emergency preparedness/response, environmental health, workplace safety and health, traveler's health, wellness promotion, injury prevention and safety.
||Centers for Disease Control and Prevention||United States Department of Health and Human Services|
|Communicable Disease||Serves as a consultant in the investigation of all reportable communicable diseases in the 13 county area. Works in conjunction with the District EPI manager to insure competent and timely services in the areas of communicable disease epidemiology.||Dauphin||Pennsylvania Department of Health - South Central District Office||Pennsylvania Department of Health|
|Cumberland County State Health Center||Provides treatment and follow-up for children and adults with TB disease and TB infection. Provides immunization clinics for children and adults; HIV testing and counseling; follow-up;home visits or maternal/child health; monitoring of communicable diseases and health education programs.||Cumberland||Pennsylvania Dept of Health Cumberland County State||Pennsylvania Dept of Health Cumberland County State Health Center |
|Fulton County State Health Center - Disease Control||Immunizations, free HIV testing and education. Infectious disease investigation and consulting (including rabies and TB), lead poisoning case management, information and referral for all health care issues/illnesses.||Fulton||Fulton County State Health Center - Program||Fulton County State Health Center|
|Lehigh County State Health Center||Health centers are the implementation sites for the Department of Health's public health programs. Services include communicable disease reporting and investigation; epidemiology, informational and referral; chronic disease prevention and intervention; clinical services (including sexually-transmitted disease and tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment, immunization, and HIV testing, counseling and education); family health programs and environmental health services (including animal bites and rabies information).||Lehigh||Lehigh County State Health Center||Pennsylvania Department of Health|
|Northampton County State Health Center||Health centers are the implementation sites for the Department of Health's public health programs. Services include communicable disease reporting and investigation; epidemiology, informational and referral; chronic disease prevention and intervention; clinical services (including sexually-transmitted disease and tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment, immunization, and HIV testing, counseling and education); family health programs and environmental health services (including animal bites and rabies information).||Northampton||Northampton County State Health Center||Pennsylvania Department of Health|
|Pennsylvania Department of Health, Administrative Entities||Responsible for planning and coordinating health resources throughout the Commonwealth. Main activities are to monitor the health status of the population; identify and eliminate preventable illness and accidents; reduce the severity of illness and disability; promote healthy behaviors; improve health care quality, access and accountability; and lead the development of health policy and planning.
||Dauphin||Pennsylvania Department of Health||Pennsylvania Department of Health|
|Vector Control - Monroe County||Protect residents and visitors of Monroe County from vector borne diseases by minimizing the known risk factors of disease transmission. Programs and services include: Pesticide Environmental Stewardship Program, Small Rodent Removal Program, Tick Borne Disease Education and Prevention Progam and West Nile Virus Program.||Monroe||Monroe County Vector Control||Monroe County Government|
|York County State Health Center||Nurse practitioner and Community Health Nurses present on STD clinic day.
• STD Clinic Tuesdays 9:00am to 12:30pm
• TB Clinic 1st Thursday of every month from 1:00pm to 4:00m
• Immunizations are free, must meet insurance type which is no insurance and underinsurance, by appointment only, Wednesday, 8:30am-10:45 & 1:30 – 2:30
• Family and professional education
• General health information & referral
• Elevated blood lead level (children) case management, counseling
• Health promotion/teaching by community health nurses for groups
• PKU, perinatal and hepatitis B case management
• Investigation of communicable diseases
• Follow up for animal bites and rabies
||York||York County State Health Center||Pennsylvania Department of Health|