Cobb & Douglas Public Health (CDPH) is pleased to announce the release of its 2018 Annual Report. The report offers an overview of the agency’s financial and non-financial performance and provides the health status of Cobb and Douglas counties.
Highlights of the year include:
- Welcoming Dr. Janet Memark as the new District Health Director in April 2018. Dr. Memark has extensive experience in primary care and in leading primary care services for the Veteran’s Administration and WellStar Community Health Clinics.
- Opening the new Smyrna Public Health Center after finishing extensive renovations on a local building. Services include WIC, Family Planning, STD Diagnosis/Treatment, Immunizations, Walk-in services and Well-child check-ups.
- Opening the new Acworth/Kennesaw Public Health Center after completing significant construction at a new location. Services include WIC, Family Planning, STD Diagnosis/Treatment, Immunizations, Walk-in services and International Travel Health.
- Offering extended and Saturday hours in several programs (e.g., WIC, HIV).
“This report focuses on the key health issues that affect our community,” said Dr. Janet Memark, District Health Director of Cobb & Douglas Public Health. “Understanding health concerns helps us plan for the future, create solutions and provide positive health outcomes.”
Download the report at the following link: 2018 Annual Report.
About Cobb & Douglas Public Health
Cobb & Douglas Public Health, along with the Georgia Department of Public Health, has been committed to the mission of “Healthier Lives. Healthier Community.” since 1920. We are dedicated to improving our residents’ quality of life by tracking and preventing the spread of disease, promoting health and safety, providing exceptional medical services, and ensuring that our community is prepared for public health emergencies. For more information, visit www.cobbanddouglaspublichealth.org.