MISSION AND CORE VALUES

MISSION AND CORE VALUES

Mission
Clatsop County Department of Public Health provides information and services to residents that are relevant and timely to assure the community's health.

  • Protect individuals and communities against the spread of disease, injuries, and environmental hazards
  • Promote and encourage healthy behaviors
  • Respond to disasters and assist communities in recovery
  • Assure the quality and accessibility of health services
  • Collaborate with community members to impact policy, systems, and environment changes
  • Evaluate effective accessibility and quality of personal and population-based health policies

Core Values

  • Respect – respect self and others to maintain the environment of teamwork and growth
  • Integrity – act with honesty and integrity without compromising the truth
  • Service Excellence – provide world-class service and achieve excellence each passing day
  • Trust - provide services appropriately, reliably, and confidentially
  • Leadership – the courage to lead and shape future
  • Stewardship – carefully manage the resources that are entrusted to us by the people
  • Diversity – honor human diversity and give the best of the composition
  • Accountability – take responsibility for our actions that impact and influence the lives of our clientele and fellow workers
  • Community Health – contribute to the health of our society that defines our existence