Jackson County Health Departments (Mississippi)

Jackson County Health Departments operate at the state, county, or local level, and they are responsible for monitoring public health. As part of this responsibility, Health Departments in Jackson County, Mississippi may provide a range of services, including issuing birth certificates and death certificates. These records, which act as legal proof, contain personal information such as the date, time, and location of birth or death. These records may be required to apply for government services, carry out a will, or conduct genealogical research. Jackson County Health Departments may also provide information on public health threats, health code violations, and disease tracking. They may also provide information about Jackson County restaurant violations, unhealthy living conditions, and public health complaints. Health Departments provide access to their services and documents on their website.

Jackson County Health Department Ocean Springs MS 6912 Washington Avenue 39564 228-872-4861

Jackson County Health Department Pascagoula MS 4600 Vega Street 39581 228-762-1117

Jackson County Health Department Pascagoula MS 1702 Telephone Road 39567 228-762-1117

Jackson County Medicaid Offices are local branches of the federal Medicaid program, and they administer Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). A Medicaid Office in Jackson County, Mississippi can help determine eligibility for Medicaid and CHIP, process applications for Medicaid and CHIP, and assist in enrolling new members. They also process Medicaid renewal applications, which may be required every year. Applicants must provide a Social Security number, proof of citizenship or immigration status, income verification, and other information on financial assets. Medicaid serves Jackson County low-income individuals and families, low-income nursing home residents, and people with disabilities. Information on Medicaid and CHIP are available on the Medicaid Office website.

Pascagoula MS Medicaid Office Pascagoula MS 4119 Amonett Street 39567 228-762-9592

Pascagoula Mississippi Medicaid Office Pascagoula MS 1702 Denny Avenue 39567 228-762-9591