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The Department of Health’s Animal Services Program is located in the Health Licensing and Regulation Administration.


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The Vital Records Division houses birth certificates dating back to August 1874.  Birth records become public 100 years after the date of birth.

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Select one of the links below to view cancer and chronic disease information:

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All persons proposing to offer or develop in the District a new institutional health service, or to obligate a capital expenditure to obtain a medical/health asset to be located in the District shall, prior to proceeding with that offering, development, or obligation, obtain from the State Health


The Department of Health College Student Internship Program (DOHCSIP) is designed to create internship experiences that relate to departmental needs and is closely aligned with students’ abilities, professional goals, and areas of interest. 

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Select from the links below to file a specific kind of DOH complaint:

(a) No license or registration shall be issued to a health professional before a criminal background check has been conducted for that person. The applicant for a license or registration shall pay the fee established by the Department of Health for the criminal background check.

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