About Us 2017-12-12T23:45:01+00:00

About Us

Always working for a safer and healthier community

Mission
Vision
Values
2013–2018 Plan
Annual Reports

Mission

To protect and improve the health of individuals and communities in Chelan and Douglas counties through the promotion of health and the prevention of disease and injury.

Vision

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 Value

Prevention

We believe that prevention is the most effective way to protect our community from disease and injury.

Collaboration

Community partnerships produce cost effective health outcomes by bringing people, resources and organizations together.

Population-based services

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.

Equity

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.

2013–2018 Strategic Plan

Click here to download the 2013–2018 Strategic Plan PDF. Adopted by the Board of Health April 15, 2013.

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