Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide and to encourage the provision of quality public health programs that protect and promote health, prevent and control disease, reduce and rehabilitate disability, as well as establish and maintain healthful lifestyles in a safe environment.  This will be accomplished by assessing local health needs, developing public health policies, and assuring delivery of needed community services.


Improving Rowan's health for more than 97 years.

   1811 East Innes Street, Salisbury, NC 28146
Phone:  704-216-8777     Fax:  704-638-3129
Office Hours:  Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (except holidays) 

 Coal Ash Information

  Well Water Treatment Options


How NC Local Health Departments

are keeping us all safe and healthy.

 How to protect your children from Measles.


  Information on the Ebola Virus Disease.

 What Parents Need to Know about Enterovirus D68 

Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention



The health department accepts the following health insurances:     


Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina



Health Net Federal Services / TRICARE





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Policy on Public Access to Health Data