Always working for a safer and healthier community
Chelan-Douglas Health District makes optimal use of available resources and partnerships to provide high quality public health services in Chelan and Douglas Counties. Its program priorities emphasize the foundational public health functions basic to public safety in any community.
We believe that prevention is the most effective way to protect our community from disease and injury.
Community partnerships produce cost effective health outcomes by bringing people, resources and organizations together.
We make data-driven decisions and deliver science-based programs, knowing that the provision of population-based services is the defining responsibility of public health.
We believe everyone in our community deserves an equal opportunity for a healthy life.
Community Service and Accountability
As vigilant stewards of the public’s trust, we provide efficient services that are responsive and accountable to the community and its elected representatives.
Improvement: We continuously improve the quality of our services and systems to better serve our community through a system of benchmarks and program evaluation.
Education: Education is a key tool in achieving all public health objectives.