• Northwest Health District

    • Public Health
    1309 Redmond Rd NW
    Rome, GA 30165-9655
    (706) 802-5589
    (706) 802-5047 (fax)
    Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Saturday and Sunday: Closed
    • About

      The Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District works to track and prevent the spread of disease; promote health, safety, and wellbeing through education and communication; and prepare for, respond to, and ensure our communities are ready to handle public health emergencies, thereby improving the quality of life for individuals and families in ten northwest Georgia counties: Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Floyd, Gordon, Haralson, Paulding, Polk and Walker. Our county health departments provide a variety of medical services; monitor area environmental safety, including restaurant inspections; and help ensure their communities are prepared for disasters. Find us on the web at www.nwgapublichealth.org. Follow us on Facebook to receive news, emergency messages, and health information at www.facebook.com/NorthwestHealthDistrict

    • Jobs

      Georgia Contact Tracer - Coronavirus Response
      Category: Healthcare
      The Contact Tracer will call all every case and either call or virtually monitor every contact of anyone diagnosed with COVID-19 to document a symptom check, refer them for testing according to established protocols, and provide them with instructions for quarantine. Contact Tracers are required to follow all scripts, policies and procedures provided by DPH, and comply with DPH training ...read more


      Windy Lattimer
      Phone:(709) 295-6648
      Fax:(706) 802-5047