Public Health Data Inventory

Child Care Centers


This is a database of sanitation and food safety inspections of child care centers licensed in Nebraska.

Type of Data

The data are program-level for ongoing surveillance.

Data Collection Method and Availability

Department staff conduct sanitary and food inspections for the Office of Children Services of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. Licensing. Inspections are conducted when the facility opens and then biannually, unless there are complaints. Every item on the inspection report is not entered into the database. Only written comments are entered. The data have been collected since 2002.

Related Links and Reports

Nebraska Child Care Licensing Page

Child Care in Nebraska

Data Contact

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Division of Public Health
Environmental Health Unit
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
Phone: (402) 471-6435

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