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.
Public health response to COVID-19
- Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Details about DPH's response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Massachusetts
- COVID-19 Response Reporting
Daily and cumulative data on Massachusetts COVID-19 cases and testing
See the latest information about the COVID-19 vaccine in Massachusetts
Learn about all aspects of the Massachusetts COVID-19 response
- COVID-19 text updates, hotlines and more
Sign up for COVID-19 text alerts, exposure notifications, and find other hotlines and resources
Who we serve
DPH keeps people healthy and communities strong. We make it safe to eat and drink in Massachusetts, we prevent illness and disease, we give children a healthy start, we help respond to emergencies, and we promote wellness and health equity for all people. DPH also oversees a wide range of healthcare-related professions and services. Information is available for residents, providers, researchers, and stakeholders.