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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

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About Us

Florida Department of Health - Hillsborough County

Our Mission, Vision, Values, and Principles

Mission: To protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

Vision: To be the Healthiest State in the Nation.  

Values: (I CARE)

Innovation. We search for creative solutions and manage resources wisely.

Collaboration. We use teamwork to achieve common goals & solve problems.

Accountability. We perform with integrity & respect.

Responsiveness. We achieve our mission by serving our customers & engaging our partners.

Excellence. We promote quality outcomes through learning & continuous performance improvement.

Principles: Honesty, Fairness, Devotion, Courage and Excellence


The Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County History

Learn about the rich history of the Florida Department of Health and the The Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County.