Welcome to the Bureau for Public Health website. Service, Quality, Integrity, Accountability and Collaboration are the keys to our success. We hope you find our website to be helpful and look forward to serving you. Dr. Catherine C. Slemp is the current Commissioner and State Health Officer for the Bureau for Public Health in the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. Dr. Slemp's complete bio can be found here.
Healthy People, Healthy Communities.
The Bureau for Public Health works with people, families, partners, and communities to help assure and advance safety and health.
Overview of Bureau for Public Health
Advancing a Shared Vision for Health: Our Strategic Map, 2019-2022
Strategic Map: 2019-2022
64-03 Public Water Systems
64-30 Fees for Permits
64-32 Vital Statistics
64-48 Emergency Medical Services
16A. Medical Cannabis Act
64-109 Medical Cannabis Program - General Provisions
64-110 Medical Cannabis Program - Growers/Processors
64-111 Medical Cannabis Program - Laboratories
64-112 Medical Cannabis Program - Dispensaries
64-113 Medical Cannabis Program - Safe Harbor Letter
64-70 Primary Care Center Uncompensated Care
64-71 Primary Care Center Seed Money Grants
Bureau for Public HealthOffice of the Commissioner350 Capitol Street, Room 702Charleston, WV 25301(304) 558-2971(304) 558-1035 (fax)
Public Health EmergencyContact Information
For Disease Reporting or Epi Consultation Call:1-800-423-1271 ext 1
or 1-304-558-5358 ext 1
You may call:(304) 925-9946.
For all other Public Health Emergencies Call: (304) 558-2971