Health Department

Mission Statement:

The purpose of the Wilkes-Barre City Health Department is to prevent disease and to promote and protect the health of Wilkes-Barre City residents. The Department does so by assessing the needs of the public, offering public health services and creating sound public health policies.

Health Department

570.208.4268

Abandoned Vehicles on Private Property

570.208.4268

Animal Control Officer

570.208.1210

Nursing Services

570.208.4283

Clinical Services

570.208.4284

Rental Property Licensing/Inspection

570.208.4268

Restaurant/Retail Food/Food Vendors

570.208.4268

“Quality of Life” Complaints

570.208.4268

Health Department Staff

NameTitlePhone

Health Director

570.208.4268

Health Inspections: City Hall, 3rd Floor

NameTitlePhone

Health/Rental Inspector

570.208.4289

Health/Rental Inspector

570.208.4271

Health/Rental Inspector

570.208.4183

Lead Risk/Rental Inspector

570.208.4297

Office Manager

570.208.4268

Animal Enforcement Officer

570.208.1210

Clinical Services: Kirby Health Center

NameTitlePhone

Associate Director of Personal Health

570.208.4283

Community Health Nurse

570.208.4284

HIV Educator/Public Health Preparedness

570.208.4269

Chuck Pahler

Public Health Preparedness Coordinator

570.208.4269

Health Educators: 3rd Floor, City Hall

NameTitlePhone

Health Educator

570.208.4653

Health Educator

570.208.4287