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 News and Events

News Releases


Description  Release Date
First Human WNV Infection Confirmed for 2017  08.15.17 
Residents Urged to Prepare for Excessive Heat 06.14.17
First Human Cases of WNV Confirmed 08.16.16
BCPHD Awarded Best Communications Campaign  06.29.16
Horses at Risk for West Nile Virus 06.01.16

Risk of Zika Virus Low for Butte County


Syphilis Rates Increase 


Banknote Paper Shortage 


West Nile Virus Continues to Climb 


WIC Vouchers Increase Access to Farmers Market 




2016 Butte County Public Health Department Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

2015 Butte County Public Health Department Annual Report

2015 Annual Report


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 Public Health
Phone: 530.538.7581
TTY: 530.538.6588
Fax: 530.538.2165

Report a Health Emergency, 24-Hour Line

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View full list of Public Health program contacts.
View Campus Map: Table Mtn. Blvd./Mira Loma Drive
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 Locations and Hours - Right Pane

Butte County Public Health
202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

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

 News & Events - Right Pane
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