Health Department

Our Vision, Mission & Goal
Unlike health care, if we are able to do our job, you'll never know we were there.

Healthy People in Healthy Communities
Promote Physical and Mental Health and Prevent Disease, Injury, and Disability
Serve as the main access point for Public Health service in the community and to provide public health protection to all Bethel citizens. This includes emergency preparedness and response.


  • Prevent epidemics and the spread of disease

  • Protect against environmental hazards

  • Prevent injuries

  • Promote and encourage healthy behaviors

  • Respond to disasters and assist communities in recovery

  • Assure the quality and accessibility of health services