BPH Office Locations

Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
Office of Community Health Systems and Health Promotion
Office of Emergency Medical Services
Office of Epidemiology and Prevention Services
Office of Environmental Health Services
Health Statistics Center
Office of Laboratory Services
Office of Maternal, Child and Family Health
Office of Nutrition Services
Center for Performance Management and Systems Development
Center for Threat Preparedness
Center for Local Health

Welcome to the Bureau for Public Health

Coronavirus Disease 2019 WV Coronavirus

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. 

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

Pending Legislative Rules:

64-03     Public Water Systems

64-30     Fees for Permits

64-32     Vital Statistics

64-48     Emergency Medical Services

64-70     Primary Care Center Uncompensated Care Grants

64-71     Primary Care Center Seed Money Grants



Quick Links:
2019 Coronavirus Disease
Hepatitis A Outbreak 
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Data
State Health Officer's Signed Standing Order for Naloxone
West Virginia Medical Cannabis
West Virginia Opioid Response Plan   
West Virginia Overdose Fatality Analysis - 2016                            
West Virginia Overdose Response Video
West Virginia Youth and Vaping: A Dangerous Combination

Contact Information

Bureau for Public Health
Office of the Commissioner
350 Capitol Street, Room 702
Charleston, WV 25301

(304) 558-2971
(304) 558-1035 (fax)

Emergency Information

Public Health Emergency
Contact Information

For Disease Reporting
or Epi Consultation
1-800-423-1271 ext 1


1-304-558-5358 ext 1

You may call:
(304) 925-9946.


For all other
Public Health Emergencies
Call: (304) 558-2971