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Name: Department of Public Health (DPH)
Description: The Mission of Public Health — Seattle & King County is to identify and promote the conditions under which all people can live within healthy communities and can achieve optimum health. Its goal is to protect and improve the health and well-being of all people in King County, as defined by per person healthy years lived. Whenever possible, employ strategies, policies and interventions to reduce health disparities.
Parent Group: KCEO - Operations
Phone: 206-296-4600
Fax: 206-296-0166
TTY: Relay: 711
Mail Stop: CNK-PH-1300
Group Location:
Chinook Building
401 5th Ave Ste 1300
Seattle, WA 98104
Reports To: Patricia (Patty) Hayes , Director of Public Health - Seattle & King County
Web Link:
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Printable Phone Lists  Group | Staff

Group Employees

Employee Name Title Phone
Burgess, PhD, DDS, Moffett Lee Dental Director (206) 263-2468
Duchin, MD, Jeffrey Health Officer (206) 263-8171
Gedeon, Michael Chief Administrative Officer (206) 263-9698
Hayes, Patricia (Patty) Director of Public Health - Seattle & King County (206) 263-8409
Howell, Kris Confidential Secretary (206) 263-8251
Scappini, Stephanie Confidential Secretary II (206) 263-8409
Schaeffer, Cynthia (Cyndi) Chief of Staff (206) 477-3264
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Subordinate Groups

Group Name Reports To Group Phone
DPH - Assessment, Planning, Development and Evaluation (APDE)  Marguerite Ro (206) 263-8811 
DPH - Communications Team  James Apa (206) 263-8698 
DPH - Community Health Services Division (CHSD)  Terrence (TJ) Cosgrove (206) 263-8352 
DPH - Emergency Medical Services Division (EMS)  James Fogarty (206) 263-8579 
DPH - Environmental Health Services Division (EHD)  Ngozi Oleru (206) 263-9566 
DPH - Finance and Administrative Services Division (FASD)  Michael Gedeon (206) 263-9698 
DPH - Jail Health Services Administration  Elizabeth (Bette) Pine (206) 296-1082 
DPH - King County Health Action Plan  (206) 296-4669 
DPH - Policy, Community Partnerships and Communications (PC2)  Marguerite Ro (206) 263-4600 
DPH - Preparedness Section  Carina Elsenboss (206) 263-8722 
DPH - Prevention Division (PD)  David Bibus (206) 263-8158 
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Group Services

Service Name Web Link Service Phone
Autopsy Reports 206-731-3232
Birth Certificates 206-897-4551 or toll-free, 1-800-325-6165, ext. 6-4768
Breast, Cervical & Colon Health Program 206-263-8200
Children with Special Health Care Needs 206-263-8377
Clinic and Office Locations 206-296-4600
Communicable Diseases 206-296-4774
Communicable Diseases and Immunization Hotline 206-296-4949
Death Certificates 206-897-4551
Emergency Medical Services: Community Programs and Education 206-296-4693
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Training: BLS (Basic Life Support) Training and Education 206-263-8576
Family Planning Services and Resources 206-296-4600
Food business permits 206-263-9566
Food Poisoning or Food Handling Complaints 206-296-4774
Food worker/handler permits 206-263-9566
Health and Wellness -- Public Health Nurse Services 206-296-4600
Health Data Requests 206-263-8786
Health Insurance Information 206-296-4600
HIV/AIDS Program: confidential/anonymous HIV testing appointments 206-263-2000
HIV/AIDS Program: One on One -- early access service for HIV positive people 206-263-2000
HIV/AIDS Research Library 206-263-2000
Household Hazardous Waste - Household Hazards Line 206-296-4692
Immunization Program 206-296-4774
Indoor Air Quality/Mold Problems 206-263-9566
King County Board of Health 206-296-4600
Local Hazardous Waste Management Program 206-296-4692
Meat cutter license, testing and study information 206-263-9566
Needle Exchange 206-296-4649
Onsite Sewage System (Wastewater Program) 206- 296-4932
Oral Health/Dental Program 206-263-8750
Pest/Rodent Control 206-263-9566
Plumbing/Gas Piping Inspections and Permits 206-263-9566
Restaurant Closures 206-263-9566
Restaurant Inspections Online 206-263-9566
Septic Systems - Inspections and Permits 206-477-8050
STD Clinic 206-744-3590
Teen Health Centers 206-296-4600
Tobacco Prevention and Control Program 206-263-8271
Travel Immunizations 206-296-4960
Tuberculosis Control/Testing 206-744-4579
Violence and Injury Prevention 206-296-4600
WIC (Women, Infants and Children) - Special Supplemental Nutrition Program 206-296-4600
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