A history of public health in New Hanover County
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A history of public health in New Hanover County by Sharad J. Shah

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Published by New Hanover County Health Dept. in Wilmington, N.C .
Written in English


  • Public Health,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [26-27]).

Statementby Sharad J. Shah
LC ClassificationsRA447.N85 S53 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination25 p. :
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25033779M
LC Control Number2011281837

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History. The first recorded Sheriff of New Hanover County was in , the same year that the town of Wilmington was incorporated. The oldest existing prison in the county is underneath the Burgwyn-Wright House at Third and Market Streets. The first elected Sheriff was in The same year, the first two deputies and jailer were employed. Please call our Medical Records department at from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday for information on your immunization history. Please note: the New Hanover County Health Department only has records of immunizations given by us or provided to us in an immunization history by the patient. For the first time, the county’s hospital treated everyone, regardless of race, creed, national origin or ability to pay. But the opening of what is today known as New Hanover Regional Medical Center was not without difficulty and controversy, a trait it shares with the overall history of health and healing in southeastern North Carolina. New Hanover County has built a new Health and Human Services building that will co-locate the county’s Public Health Department and Department of Social Services (DSS) to provide convenience for clients and create efficiencies in service offerings. The new building is located behind the former DSS site located at Greenfield Street.