ConcussionConcussion ManagementDrivingEbolaEmergency Medical ServicesEpidemiologyEvery Woman MattersHANHealth NavigationHealthcare Associated InfectionsHeart Disease and Stroke Prevention ProgramImmunizationInjury PreventionJoint Data CenterLibraries April 2017 NHCPC AgendaBRFSSCancer RegistryLab DocsMinority Health ConferenceNewborn ScreeningNewborn Screening and Early Hearing Detection Annual Report - 2017Office of Radiological HealthOHDHE Strategic Plan 13-15 w NPAPHHSBGRevised Total Coliform RuleTFN DocsWIC Procedure Manuals Lists AgencyCountiesSpeciesSwimming Pool Clinic Registration Maternal Child Adolescent HealthMCH Block GrantNebraska Colon Cancer Screening ProgramNebraska Early Hearing Detection and Intervention ProgramOccupational Safety and Health SurveillanceOral HealthPalliativeCareRural HealthSearchSHIPSIDSTobacco Hurts BusinessWomens & Mens Health ProgramsWomens Health InitiativesWorkplace Wellness Toolkit Nebraska DHHS: Division of Public Health Page ContentDivision of Public Health About Public Health Programs & Services A-Z Topics Birth Certificates & Vital Records Epidemiology Health, Safety, Wellness & Prevention Licensure Professional Licensure Investigations P.H. Regulations Facility Construction Homepage The Division of Public Health brings together all the elements of public health within the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.This Division is responsible for preventive and community health programs and services. It is also responsible for the regulation and licensure of health-related professions and occupations, as well as the regulation and licensure of health care facilities and services. Among many things, this Division licenses physicians and other health care professionals, ensures the safety of our drinking water, provides HIV counseling and testing, inspects nursing homes, and investigates disease outbreaks. Vital Records, which can provide copies of birth and death certificates, is part of this Division as well. The Division of Public Health includes public health programs like WIC, Tobacco Free Nebraska, WISEWOMAN, Health Disparities and Health Equity, and Emergency Medical Services. State Board of Health Data systems like the Nebraska Cancer Registry, the Birth Defects Registry, and the Parkinson’s Disease Registry are administered in this Division. View the organizational chart. Documents in PDF format require the use of Adobe Acrobat Readerwhich can be downloaded for free from Adobe Systems, Inc.