73 NC Health Departments accredited as of December 2012 Albemarle Health District Alexander County Macon County Catawba County Stanly County Lenoir County Transylvania County Madison County Forsyth County Caswell County Northampton County Wayne County Iredell County Health Department RPM District Health Department Union County Health Department Johnston County Health Department Greene County Health Department Graham County Health Department Montgomery County Health Department Sampson County Health Department Bladen County Health Department Columbus County Health Department Wake County Human Services warren County Health Department Edgecombe County Health Department Clay County Health Department Haywood County Health Department Stokes County Health Department Lee County Health Department Toe River Health District Wilson County Health Department Yadkin County Duplin County Health Department Martin-Tyrell-Washington Health District Caldwell County Health Department Durham County Health Department Cumberland County Health Department Hoke County Health Department Hyde County Health Department Jones County Health Department
Accreditation News

Update on Accreditation, June 2013, now available.

PHAB Releases Proposed Revisions to Standards and Measures

Congratulations to the following health departments who were granted Accreditation Status on June 21, 2013!

  • Appalachian District Health Department*
  • Beaufort County Health Department*
  • Brunswick County Health Department*
  • Cabarrus County Health Department*
  • Caldwell County Health Department
  • Cleveland County Health Department*
  • Cumberland County Health Department
  • Dare County Health Department*
  • Davie County Health Department*
  • Durham County Health Department
  • Hoke County Health Department
  • Hyde County Health Department
  • Jones County Health Department**
  • Orange County Health Department*

*re-accreditation
**conditional accreditation

NEW! Community Health Assessment and Improvement Toolkit

Public Hearing for Proposed Rule Change for Accreditation Scoring Requirements to be held on October 2, 2012. Get more information.

North Carolina Local Health Department Accreditation FY 2011 Stakeholder Evaluation Report (July 2010-June 2011)

Informing the National Public Health Accreditation Movement: Lessons From North Carolina’s Accredited Local Health Departments, from the American Journal of Public Health

Annual Local Health Department Accreditation Process Training (presented July 20, 2011)
Webinar Recording Available

Webinar Recording Available: Preparing for Accreditation…Electronically

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