North Central Health District


Jones County Health Department



About the Jones County Health Department:

The Jones County Health Department serves people of all classes and economic status and is responsible for protecting public health and safety as well as preventing disease and disability. Minimal charges and appointments are made for certain services. Make sure to follow Jones County Health Department on Facebook to receive information on local events, emergency information and more!

Jones County Community Health Assessment

Customer Satisfaction Survey

Looking for environmental health services? Visit the Jones County Environmental Health page.

114 Forest Street
Gray, GA 31032

(478) 986-3164 Office
(478) 986-3339 Fax
(478) 986-3164 Environmental Health

County Nurse Manager:
Sherry Bryant, RN

Environmental Health Specialist:
Floyd Comer

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday (closed on Friday)*, 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
*Hours are adjusted for weeks that include holidays; then the hours are 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday)*
Please note:  Environmental Health hours are 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closed on State-Observed Holidays

Board Meetings:
Visit the Upcoming Events page for a full list of upcoming meetings.

Programs and Services Offered:

  • B-12 injections (as ordered by a physician)
  • Babies Can’t Wait Referrals
  • Blood Pressure Checks
  • Breast and Cervical Cancer Program
  • Environmental Health
  • Family Planning – Birth Control Choices Video
  • Flu & Pneumonia Injections
  • Genectic Screening
  • Genetics Counseling
  • Head Lice Checks
  • Health Check
  • Health Education Programs
  • Hemoglobin Checks
  • HIV testing
  • Immunizations
  • Maternal Health
  • Mammogram Referrals
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • PKU/Sickle Cell Service
  • Scoliosis Screening
  • STD Testing
  • TB Testing
  • Vision, Hearing, & Dental Screenings
  • WIC

Service Fees & Insurance:

Small fees are charged for some services such as: immunizations, water sampling and septic tank inspections and permits.
Some services are charged on a sliding scale determined by client income. Medicaid/Medicare are billed for participating clients with presentation of card at the time of visit.
Services may be covered by insurance plans provided by:

  • United Healthcare
  • Coventry
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield for immunizations only

Contact the health department for more information on what insurance we accept. No one is denied service because of inability to pay or lack of insurance.