Public Health

The mission of the Butte County Public Health Department (BCPHD) is to protect the public through promoting individual, community, and environmental health. 

Flu Provider Resources

The Butte County Public Health Department acts as a resource to local physicians, nurses, and medical personnel. Providers are notified of current outbreaks, updated immunization guidelines, and provided guidance for communicable disease reporting.

Influenza Prevention & Control Guidelines for SNFs

Section 1: Definitions (PDF)

Section 2: Outbreak Reporting (PDF)

Section 3: Infection Control (PDF)

Section 4: Laboratory Testing (PDF)

Section 5: Treatment & Prophylaxis (PDF)

Section 6: CDPH & CDC Resources (PDF)

Section 7: Healthcare Worker Vaccinations (PDF)

Section 8: Flyers & Resources (PDF)


Outbreak Reporting

Recommendations for the Prevention and Control of Influenza in Long Term Care Facilities in California
Long Term Care Facility Respiratory Outbreak Reporting Form (Excel)


Additional Resources

Shots for School

California VFC Program

Center for Disease Control

Find a Clinic  License a Dog  Food Inspection Reports

Register a Birth or Death  Get a Travel Shot  Frequently Asked Questions about STDs

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Butte County Communicable Disease
Phone: 530.538.2840
Fax: 530.538.5387

Sexually Transmitted Disease Info Line:

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Butte County Communicable Disease
202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Except Holidays

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Public Health Department

202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Report a Health Emergency
24-Hour Line: 530.538.7581

Cathy A. Ravesky, Director
Andy Miller, M.D., Health Officer
Public Health Leadership Team