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Our Mission

​The mission of Sacramento County Public Health is to promote, protect, and assure conditions for optimal health and public safety for residents and communities of Sacramento County through leadership, collaboration, prevention, and response.


Our Vision

Optimal health and well-being for Sacramento County communities!

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COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus)

Sacramento County Public Health (SCPH) has confirmed the first travel-related case of COVID-19 in a Sacramento County resident who recently traveled to China. The risk remains low to the residents of the County.

For more information about COVID-19 (e.g. travel orders; the difference between self-monitoring, isolation, and quarantine; resources for schools and providers), click on the link below:

Protect Yourself Against the Flu

Flu activity is widespread in California. Protect yourself and help prevent the further spread of the flu by getting vaccinated.

2020 U.S. Census

Learn why participating in the Census is important.  

Community Health Survey

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 The survey is available in multiple languages: 

 English | Hmong | Russian | Spanish | Tagalog | Vietnamese 
Vaping Related Lung Illness

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has issued a health advisory urging everyone to refrain from vaping, no matter the substance or source, until current investigations are complete. 

The County's Tobacco Education Program provides helpful cessation resources.

Be Alert: Certain Skin Creams May Contain Mercury

Mercury has been found in certain foreign brand, unlabeled, and/or homemade skin creams, causing severe disease in those using the skin cream as well as family members. Learn more about these skin creams and what you should do if you've been using them:

Mercury in Skin Creams

School Vaccines

Children are required by California law to have certain childhood vaccines in order to attend school, day care, and child care. Learn more about these required vaccines at Shots for School or contact the Sacramento County Immunization Assistance Program for more information.

Syphilis Is on the Rise in Sacramento


Syphilis is on the rise in Sacramento County. Learn how the HIV/STD Prevention Program can help.

Travelers' Health
Are you planning on traveling to another country? Find out what vaccines are recommended and make sure to schedule enough time to get them before traveling. Also, find out what diseases and outbreaks you should be aware of before traveling.

Be Healthy Sacramento 

Looking for data on Sacramento County? Visit Be Healthy Sacramento for public data on a variety of topics from education to health for Sacramento County.



 Nurse-Family Partnership


Learn about the services available for first-time pregnant women through the Nurse-Family Partnership Program.

What Every Woman Should Know!

Hear a message from our County Health Officer, Dr. Olivia Kasirye, by clicking on the photo. 

Learn more about the Preconception Health Campaign.