Links that we find helpful pertaining to public health:
North Carolina Local Health Department Accreditation
The North Carolina Institute for Public Health began a Accreditation Program for Local Health Departments in 2002. In the fall of 2010 the Rutherford Polk McDowell was approved for Accreditation.
The Healthy Carolinians Program is a statewide network of local partnerships that address health and safety issues at the community level.
National Association of County and City Health Officials
The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) is the national organization representing local health departments.
North Carolina State Agencies
N.C. Board of Nursing
N.C. Center for Health Statistics
N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources
N.C. Department of Health and Human Services
N.C. Institute of Government
N.C. Public Health
N.C. Medical Board
U.N.C. School of Public Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Department of Health and Human Services
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institute of Health
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency