Department of Public Health (DPH)

DPH promotes the health and well-being of all residents by ensuring access to high-quality public health and healthcare services, and by focusing on prevention, wellness and health equity in all people.

Contact Us

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Address

250 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108

Phone

Fax

(617) 624-5206

Who we serve

DPH regulates, licenses and provides oversight of a wide range of healthcare-related professions and services.  Additionally, the Department focuses on preventing disease and promoting wellness and health equity for all people. Information is available for residents, providers, researchers and stakeholders.

Recent news & announcements from Department of Public Health

Press Release

Department of Public Health Launches Certification Program for Community Health Workers  

10/26/2018 Department of Public Health

Certification creates standards for the field to ensure effective services for the public

Upcoming Events from Department of Public Health

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