Public Health


The mission of the Pitt County Health Department is to protect, promote, and assure the health of all people in Pitt County. A number of services are provided to achieve this mission.

Clinic Services

A variety of clinical services are offered including:
  • Blood Pressure/Glucose/Cholesterol Screening
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Family Planning Services
  • HIV Testing and Counseling
  • Immunizations for Children and Adults
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Other Communicable Disease Control
  • Pregnancy Testing and Maternity Services
  • Screening for Selected Cancers
  • Tuberculosis Treatment and Follow-Up
  • Well Child Health Care
  • Women's Infants and Children's (WIC) Nutrition Education and Supplementation Program

Community Services

Health Department staff partner with the schools, local community groups, businesses, and other health care providers throughout the community to develop community based health improvement initiatives such as infant mortality reduction, breastfeeding promotion, chronic disease risk reduction and health promotion programs.

Servicios De Intérpretes

Por favor, llame al 252-902-2398 para más información sobre como tener acceso a los servicios del Departamento De Salud Del Condado Pitt.

Student Placement

To apply for student placement CLICK HERE.

STD Prevention Survey 

The Pitt County Board of Health is requesting your input to help lower the high rates of sexually transmitted diseases in Pitt County. You can help make a difference by answering the survey questions found by CLICKING HERE. (PLEASE NOTE: Your answers are confidential.)

Satisfaction Survey Results

  1. Hometown Food Company Issues Voluntary Recall of Martha White Gluten Free Sweet Cornbread Muffin Mix

    News from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration: Hometown Food Company today initiated a limited, voluntary, consumer-level recall of approximately 374 cases of two specific lot codes of its Martha White Gluten Free Sweet Cornbread Muffin Mix, Read on...
  2. Udi’s Classic Hamburger Buns Recalled due to Potential Presence of Foreign Material

    News from the U.S. FDA: Conagra Brands is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity (approx. 2,200 cases) of Udi’s Classic Hamburger Buns due to the potential presence of small pieces of white plastic. Read on...
  3. Assorted Dried Fruit Recalled for Undeclared Sulfites

    Krasnyi Oktyabr USA Inc. of Brooklyn, New York, is recalling its 500-gram (17.65 oz) packages of “Tainy Vostoka Assorted Dried Fruits – Apple” and “Tainy Vostoka Assorted Dried Fruits – Quince” because they contain sulfites, which are not properly Read on...
  4. Health Department Offers Safe E-Cigarette Disposal Opportunity

    Recent Deaths Related to E-Cigs Spark Initiative Promoting Individuals to Stop Vaping (Pitt County) — In July 2019, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) began investigating reports of patients admitted to the hospital for severe lung damage, all of wh... Read on...
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