Disease Control

Disease Control services are provided to help Davidson County Residents stay healthy, and to prevent the spread of Communicable Diseases. This is accomplished through health promotion, prevention, early identification, treatment and intervention.

Immunizations

Provides immunizations to children and adults.

Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing

Provides free STD testing, diagnosis, counseling, treatment, and referral.

Sickle Cell & Related Hemoglobin

Provides free testing and counseling for trait or disease.

Tuberculosis

The North Carolina Tuberculosis Control Program, located in the Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Human Services, is the lead agency in combating tuberculosis in the state. Davidson County Health Department’s goal is to quickly diagnose and treat tuberculosis disease, promptly investigate all suspected exposures to each and every case of TB, and strongly encourage preventative treatment for people who are at risk of developing TB disease.

Travel Vaccines

If you are traveling abroad you may need additional vaccines. Please call 336-242-2300 and ask a Communicable Disease Nurse for more information. For More information click here 

https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel