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Welcome to the Washington County Health Department Website

We hope that you use the information on this site to promote your personal health, the health of your family and the health of our community.  


The Washington County Health Department's goal is to offer a variety of services to the people of Washington County. Some of these services include: 
Child Health Services
Chronic Disease Screening
Communicable Disease Control
Dental Health Education Program

Early Childhood Programs

Environmental Health
General Clinic

SoonerStart Early Intervention
WIC Services

These services will be provided by our professional staff who are licensed or certified in their specific field.  
All services are available to the public without regard to religion, race, color, national origin, creed, disability, gender or ability to pay.  We are dedicated to improving the health and well being of the citizens of Washington County. 

Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

(closed weekends and holidays)

Clinic Hours:  9:00 am to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
(closed weekends and holidays)

WIC Hours:
7:30 am to 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday (closed weekends and holidays)

Spanish Interpreter Services Available by Appointment.  

Our Vision is “Creating a State of Health”.  Our Mission is “To protect and promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can be healthy.”   We do this by monitoring 
the health of our community, identifying and responding to health threats, providing timely and accurate information, enforcing laws that protect health and providing quality services to prevent and control disease.  

Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) 
Washington County Health Department facilitated a County Health Assessment in 2011. This is a five year process so our next County Health Assessment will be in 2016. Our Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) 
was updated in December, 2012.  Many community partners gathered to identify the following Washington County priority health issues:

• Access to Healthcare

• Lifestyle/Preventative Health
Including Tobacco Use and Stress/Depression

• Mental Health

• Suicide Prevention Programs

• Poverty

To comment or volunteer to assist in health improvement efforts, please contract Sandra Schmidt by email at:  sandraks@health.ok.gov


The State of the County's Health Report
The State of the County's Health Report provides information on health factors and demographics in Washington County.

How To Get Involved
Learn how to get more involved with the Washington County Health Department


PHAB  SEAL WebPage.jpg The Washington County Health Department is currently in the application process for national public health department accreditation status through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). The accreditation process helps to ensure that the programs and services we provide are as responsive as possible to the needs of our community. With accreditation, the Washington County Health Department is demonstrating increased accountability and credibility to the public, funders, elected officials and partner organizations with which we work. To receive accreditation, a health department must undergo a rigorous, multi-faceted, peer-reviewed process to ensure it meets or exceeds a set of quality standards and measures.
Please click the above link for more information about PHAB.





Washington County Health Department
Larry Bergner, Administrative Director
5121 S.E. Jacquelyn Lane
Bartlesville, OK 74006
(918)335-3012 Fax   

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Special Announcements
***PLEASE NOTE*** The Washington County Health Department will be closed Monday, May 25, 2015 in recognition of Memorial Day. The clinic will open again Tuesday, May 26 at 8:00 AM.

Interesting Facts
The upcoming food handlers classes are on Tuesday, May 12th at 9:30 am, Thursday, May 21st at 1:30 pm, and Tuesday, June 9th at 9:30 am. Please DO NOT be late.

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