Fort Jackson Community
The Department of Preventive Medicine, serving as Fort Jackson’s “Public Health Department,” is at 4555 Stuart St. between Scales CDC and the Troop Medical Clinic. Community Health Nursing, Occupational Health, Environmental Health, Health Physics and Industrial Hygiene are all components within the Department of Preventive Medicine. It offers a wide variety of services that include tuberculosis screening, overseas travel evaluations, HIV education and health promotion services. In addition, Preventive Medicine conducts sanitary inspections, monitors health issues for Child Development Services, and monitors pest prevalence and communicable diseases.