Public Health

The mission of the Butte County Public Health Department (BCPHD) is to protect the public through promoting individual, community, and environmental health. This is achieved by providing a wide range of services in more than 50 programs including: women and children’s health, communicable and infectious diseases, planning for and responding to disasters, healthy and safe animals, and protecting natural resources while improving the environment.

Public Health Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse, whether from alcohol or legal or illegal drugs, is a disease that takes priority over all other human needs. The cravings and dependent behaviors put the drugs or alcohol above your children, career or even your basic needs. If you or someone you know and care about are caught in the ravages of addiction, seek treatment. Treatment works!! Recent scientific advances have revolutionized our understanding of drug abuse and addiction. These advances are showing the way toward the prevention and treatment of addiction. The Public Health Clinic in Oroville offers a medical based outpatient drug treatment program under the direction of our Health Officer.  For more information regarding these services please contact 538-7341.

Suboxone Therapy

Our Public Health Clinic in Oroville provides an outpatient Suboxone Therapy treatment program under the direction of our Health Officer. Suboxone is used to treat narcotic (opiate) addiction.

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Butte County Public Health Clinics and Lab

Health Clinic - Chico
Phone: 530.879.3665
Fax: 530.891.28743

Health Clinic - Oroville
Phone: 530.538.7341
Fax: 530.538.5294

Lab - Chico only
Phone: 530.891.2747
Fax: 530.895.6660

For life threatening emergencies, Call 9-1-1.

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Butte County Public Health Clinics and Lab

Health Clinic & Lab - Chico
695 Oleander Avenue
Chico, CA 95926

Health Clinic - Oroville
78 Table Mountain Blvd.
Oroville, CA 95965

Clinic 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
Mark A. Lundberg, M.D., M.P.H., Health Officer
Public Health Leadership Team