In partnership with our community we are committed to promoting healthy lifestyles and a clean and safe environment. We are dedicated to advocate for and to provide leadership in assuring consistent, quality healthcare in our community.
We are guided by the following principles:
To assess the priority needs and wants of the community we serve through comprehensive health planning;
To inform and educate residents about public health issues;
To encourage people to take responsibility for their own and their neighbors' health;
To utilize a team approach in achieving our mission;
To commit to problem solving utilizing a systemic approach;
To promote a work environment which fosters creativity, innovation, respect, sense of caring, commitment, trust, quality and dependability
Ocean County Board of Health Members
John J. Mallon, Chairperson
Senator Robert Singer, Vice-Chairperson
Anthony DePaola, Secretary/Treasurer
Carol Blake, RN
Maurice "Mo" B. Hill, Jr, D.M.D.
William J. Ritchings
Gerry P. Little