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  • Posted on December 27, 2017

    Health Alert: Seasonal Influenza A (H3N2) Activity and Antiviral Treatment of Patients with Influenza Read More

  • Posted on November 30, 2017

    Health Alert: Increased Flea-borne (Murine) Typhus Activity in Texas. Read More

  • Posted on September 21, 2016

    Press Release: First Travel-Related Case of Zika Disease Confirmed in Cameron County. Read More

  • Posted on September 15, 2016

    PSA: First Probable Zika Virus Disease Case in Cameron County. Read More

Cameron County Public Health

The Mission

Cameron County Department of Health and Human Services preserves, protects, and promotes the health and well-being of Cameron County residents through the provision of quality care that is accessible and affordable and focuses on disease prevention, community services, and emergency preparedness.

The Vision

Cameron County residents have access to public health and community services so that we all live and work in a healthier, safer, and prepared community.

The Credo

We strive to preserve, protect, and promote the health and well-being of Cameron County residents.

We believe it is our mission to provide quality health care through the provision of services that are accessible, community based and focus on disease prevention, health promotion and health education.

We believe in a vision that Cameron County residents should have access to public health and community services so that we all live and work in a healthier, safer, and prepared community.

We believe employees must adhere to high standards of public service that emphasizes professionalism, courtesy, and avoidance of even the appearance of illegal or unethical conduct.

We believe employees are expected to carry out efficiently the work items assigned as their responsibility to maintain good moral conduct, and to do their part in maintaining good relationships with the general public, with other governmental officials, with their supervisors, and with fellow employees.

We believe employees are available to assist during any natural disaster or emergency.

We believe in a commitment to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, handicap or veteran’s status.