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Virginia Department of Health

Contact Information

Public Affairs Office
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219

804-864-7001 (Voice), Main Line
804-864-7022 (FAX),
1-800-828-1120 (TDD), TTY

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The Virginia Department of Health is an umbrella organization responsible for comprehensive planning and delivery of a wide variety of public health programs and family health services. Specific programs and services include water sanitation management, dissemination of toxic substance information, immunizations, disease control, supplemental nutrition programs, dental health services, maternal and child health services, public health clinics, home health services, crippled children services, and implementation of health promotion programs.


The Department publishes an annual report, vital statistics, health regulations, reports on toxic substances, and pamphlets on topics such as nutrition and family planning. Serial publication: EMS Bulletin, bi-annuallyThe Epidemiology Bulletin, monthly--a general publication.


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KEEP: Do not inactivate per NHIC Call Center. Updated contact info. MP 11.30.11: Revised URL - RY


Date Entered: 6/1/1998
Date Edited: 12/3/2012
Date Revised: 4/30/2002
Health Referral Number: HR0618
Accession Number: DP91A0114

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