The Public Health Division seeks to create a culture of wellness by empowering the Tigua community with knowledge and skills that promote healthy lifestyles. The vision is to improve the lifespan of the Tigua and reduce the risks associated with chronic health conditions. The health management and promotions services offered by the division are as follows:

  • Public Health Nursing
    • Diabetes-related services (diabetes surveillance, case management, and standards of care audits); vaccines and colorectal cancer screening
  • Health Education Services
    • Diabetes self-management education, CDC National Diabetes Prevention, exercise medicine, and nutrition education.
  • Medical Transportation
    • Provides access to medical appointments, procedures, screenings, pharmacy delivery, and other health services to individuals with transportation barriers.


Public Health Division