Public Health Care
Florida Department of Health
The state department of health works to protect and improve the health and well-being of all Floridians. To that goal, the organization offers a variety of services provided statewide by public health professionals to assure that water is safe, children have their immunizations, restaurants are safe and birth certificates are correct — to name a few. The department’s website also has information and resources on numerous health topics.
The department’s main office is in Tallahassee. There are 67 county health departments, which have 255 sites throughout Florida. County health departments offer a variety of services, including disease control, family planning, immunizations, STD counseling and testing, WIC and nutrition services, women’s health services and more. Services vary by location. Visit the county health department websites for more information on their available services and local clinic locations.
Hillsborough County Health Department
1105 E. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33602 813-307-8000
Pinellas County Health Department
205 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N
St. Petersburg, FL 33701 727-824-6900