North Central Health District


Putnam County Health Department


About the Putnam County Health Department:

018The Mission of the Putnam County Health Department is to provide preventive healthcare services to the whole community.

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117 Putnam Drive, Suite C
P.O. Box 3776
Eatonton, GA 31024

(706) 485-8591 Office
(706) 485-2018 Fax
(706) 485-8591 Environmental Health

County Nurse Manager:
Peggy Petitt, RN

Environmental Health County Manager:
Kathryn Hill

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closed on State-Observed Holidays


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
  • Evaluation of Existing Sewage & Water Systems
  • Family Planning – Birth Control Choices Video
  • Flu & Pneumonia Injections
  • Genetics Couseling
  • Genetics Screening
  • Head Lice Checks
  • Health Check
  • Health Education Programs
  • Hematocrit-Hemoglobin Checks
  • HIV Testing
  • Immunizations
  • Injury Control Program
  • Mammogram Referrals
  • Maternal Health
  • Personal Care Home Program
  • PKU/Sickle Cell Service
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • TB Screening
  • TB Skin Testing & Chest X-rays
  • Scoliosis Screening
  • STD Testing
  • Vision, Hearing & Dental Screening
  • WIC

No one is denied service due to an inability to pay.