Lauderdale County Health Departments (Mississippi)

Lauderdale 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 Lauderdale 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. Lauderdale County Health Departments may also provide information on public health threats, health code violations, and disease tracking. They may also provide information about Lauderdale County restaurant violations, unhealthy living conditions, and public health complaints. Health Departments provide access to their services and documents on their website.

Lauderdale County Health Department Meridian MS 5224 Vally Street 39307 601-693-2451

Meridian Health Department Meridian MS 3128 8th Street 39301 601-482-3171

Public Health District 6 Office Meridian MS 3128 8th Street 39301 601-482-3171

Lauderdale 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 Lauderdale 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 Lauderdale 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.

Meridian Mississippi Medicaid Office Meridian MS 3848 Old Highway 45 North 39301 601-483-9944