North Central Health District


Twiggs County Health Department


Twiggs_County_Health_Dept1About the Twiggs County Health Department:

The Mission of the Twiggs County Health Department is to provide preventive healthcare services to the whole community. Make sure to follow Twiggs County Health Department on Facebook to receive information on local events, emergency information and more!

Twiggs County Community Health Assessment

Customer Satisfaction Survey

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

26 Main Street
P.O. Box 293
Jeffersonville, GA 31044

(478) 945-3351 Office
(478) 945-6693 Fax
(478) 945-3351 Environmental Health

County Nurse Manager:
Chris Sikes, RN

Environmental Health Specialist:
Eric Honkomp
(Please note that the Environmental Health Specialist is only in Twiggs County on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.)

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday 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 Injection (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
  • Genetic Couseling
  • Genetics Screening
  • Head Lice Checks
  • Health Check
  • Health Education Programs
  • Hemoglobin Checks
  • HIV Testing
  • Immunizations
  • Mammogram Referrals
  • Maternal Health
  • PKU/Sickle Cell Service
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • Scoliosis Screening
  • STD Testing
  • TB Screening
  • Vision, Hearing & Dental Screening
  • 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.