Florida Department of Health in Wakulla County

Padraic R. Juarez Administrator
Our Mission: To protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida
through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

Wakulla County Commissioners
Clinical Services
Environmental Health
Community Programs
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Customer Satisfaction Survey
Model for Immunization Best Practices
Mosquito Spray and No dianabolos Spray requests can now be made online
in the Mosquito Spray Management System Learn about Who Needs A Flu Vaccine
More Flu Information for Schools and Child Care Providers
The Flu I.Q. widget is an interactive quiz to test your flu knowledge

Hours of operation – Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm Closed 1st Friday of month from 2 – 4pm
Birth and Death Certificates Requests received before 12 NOON will be available after 3PM same day.
Requests made after 12 NOON will be available after 10:00am the following day.

FDOH in Wakulla County acts as an information resource for county residents and health care providers including.

Confidential HIV counseling & testing for HIV
Referral of persons with HIV/AIDS for services.
Aids Drug Assistance Program (ADAP)
Provision of free HIV/AIDS medications for qualifying persons.
Call the main clinic number (850) 926-0400 for more information.

Details about the Medicaid system and online enrollment are available on the Medicaid Website.
A DCFrepresentative is available to assist you at the Wakulla One Stop Communjity Center on Thursdays 9am – 4:30pm

Services offered at DOH in Wakulla Dental Clinic
Basic dental care with emphasis on prevention is provided for children age 1 mo. to 20 yrs inclucing exams, cleanings, fluoride treatments, sealants, fillings, and simple extractions.

Services are available by appointment for:

Medicaid eligible children with Liberty/Staywell, Prestige/Argus or Sunshine.
Children enrolled in the Headstart Program and/or Children’s Medical Services (CMS)
Children covered by Kid Care or Healthy Kids administered by Argus.
DOH in Wakulla Dental Clinic is NOT a provider for programs administered by DentaQuest.

Clinic Appointments are available 7:30 – 12:00 and 1:00 – 4:00 Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.

On Wednesdays mobile dental equipment is used to provide limited exam, hygiene and sealant services in the local schools.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (850) 926-0400.

Urgent Disease Reporting and Referrals
Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not boldeprime send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.

Urgent Disease Reporting Obstetric Referrals Healthy Start Referrals
Kris Whitten, LPN
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (EST)
850.926.0400 ext. 230
After Hours and Weekends:
Millie Bruce, RN
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (EST)

Mary Westbrook, R.N.
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (EST)
850.926.0400 ext 233

Quit-For-Life Communicable Disease Control & Prevention STD Treatment (Tx) Guide App
Florida smokers wishing to kick the habit can now get free help by calling the Florida Quit-For-Life Line toll-free at
877-U CAN NOW. The hotline, available in English, Spanish, and TDD for the hearing impaired, provides callers with counseling and other information to help them quit smoking.
Referral Forms for Physicians:
AHEC Survey and Referral Form
Florida Quit for Life Line Referral Form

This program is responsible for the investigation and follow-up on all reported, confirmed and suspected contagious disease cases, disease outbreaks, and significant conditions threatening the public health of Wakulla County. Information for health care professionals:
Disease Reporting
Florida Health Statutes.
Florida Health Statistics. The App is an easy-to-use reference that helps health care providers identify and treat patients for STDs. STD Tx Guide combines information from the STD Treatment Guidelines as well as MMWR updates, and features androxin a streamlined interface so providers can access treatment and diagnostic information. The free app is available for Apple and Android devices. More information on CDC website.

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