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  • Banks County Health Department

    Banks County Health Department

    About Us

    Mission and Values
    The mission of the Georgia Department of Public Health is:

    To prevent disease, injury and disability;
    promote health and well being;
    and prepare for and respond to disasters.
    DPH?s workforce is guided by the following core values in carrying out our public health work:

    People ? We value our employees as professional colleagues. We treat our customers, clients, partners, and those we serve with respect by listening, understanding and responding to needs.

    Excellence ? Commitment, accountability, and transparency for optimal efficient, effective, and responsive performance.

    Partnership ? Internal and external teamwork to solve problems, make decisions, and achieve common goals.

    Innovation ? New approaches and progressive solutions to problems. Embracing change and accepting reasonable risk.

    Science ? The application of the best available research, data and analysis leading to improved outcomes.


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