Public Health Data Inventory

School Food Inspection


Food Safety Inspections are conducted to ensure that standards regarding food safety and food sanitation are being met in schools.

Type of Data

The data are program-level for ongoing surveillance.

Data Collection Method and Availability

All inspection data are entered into the database. The database is used to verify two inspections were conducted at each school during the year. The list of schools to inspect is provided to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services from the Nebraska Department of Education. The data have been collected since 1998.

Related Links and Reports

Food Distribution Program Links

National School Lunch Program - NSLP

Data Contact

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

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