Massachusetts Department of Public Health Article

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MA DPH Seal
Seal of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is a governmental agency of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts with various responsibilities related to public health within that state. It is headquartered in Boston and headed by Commissioner Monica Bharel. [1]

Goal

Broadly stated, the goal of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health is to:

serve all the people in the Commonwealth, particularly the under served, and to promote healthy people, healthy families, healthy communities and healthy environments through compassionate care, education and prevention. [2]

Bureaus and programs

Among the bureaus and programs of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health are the following:

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