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 Child Health & Disability Prevention

"The Gold Standard for Pediatric Well-Child Physicals."

The Child Health & Disability Prevention program (CHDP) provides physical exams for babies, children, teens and young adults. CHDP approved provider sites offer health assessments to identify problems early, begin needed treatment, and prevent disease and disabilities. Individuals from birth to 21 years who have full-coverage Medi-Cal are eligible, as are those up to 19 years from low- or moderate-income families. The CHDP health assessments are FREE and include the following services:

•Health and developmental history
•Physical examination
•Nutritional assessment
•Vision testing
•Tuberculin Skin Testing
•Hearing testing
•Laboratory tests (e.g., sickle cell, blood lead screening, urinalysis, hemoglobin/hematocrit, Pap smears, ova/parasites, sexually transmitted diseases)
•Health education and anticipatory guidance

CHDP exams are also available for entry to school, sports, camp, Head Start, state preschool and foster care. In addition to health assessment services, CHDP provides coordination to assist families with medical appointment scheduling, information about transportation, and access to diagnostic and treatment services.

For more information about CHDP, please call 538-6222.

Additional Resources

CHDP Brochure      English       Hmong      Spanish

CHDP Physician Providers

Dental Brochure    English     Hmong        Spanish

CHDP Dental Providers

CHDP Oral Health Information

Fluoride Varnish Brochure    English      Hmong       Spanish

Tooth Decay Brochure     English      Hmong      Spanish 

Lab Providers

Referral Providers

Speech Vision & Hearing Providers

Healthy Times

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
Fax: 530.538.2164

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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

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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