JACKSON COUNTY Board of Health
The Jackson County Board of Health formulates policies and procedures for the Jackson County Department of Public Health. The Board’s authority is established by NC General Statute 135A-35: “The Board of Health shall be the policy making, rule making, and adjudicatory body for a county health department.”
The Board works with Health Department administrators, clinicians, staff, and our community to protect and promote the public health of Jackson County.
The members of the Jackson County Board of Health are appointed by the Jackson County Board of Commissioners and shall be composed of the following 11 members:
Three at-large, representatives from the public
All Board members are residents of Jackson County, except as otherwise provided in NC General Statutes.
Introductory Board Meeting
Date: Monday, August 26, 2019
Time: Dinner for Board Members starts at 6:00 PM; Meeting to commence at 6:30 PM.
Location: Conference Room at the Jackson County Department of Public Health (154 Medical Park Loop Sylva, NC 28779)
Meetings are open to the public.
Regular Board Meetings
Look to this section of the website for a schedule of upcoming Regular Board Meetings. Meetings are open to the public
Jackson County Board of Health Member Information Webpage
To access the Jackson County Board of Health Member Information webpage, click here. Please note that this webpage is password protected.