Luzerne County Health Departments (Pennsylvania)

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

Nanticoke City Health Department Nanticoke PA 15 East Ridge Street 18634 570-735-7281

Pennsylvania Department Of Health - Luzerne County Wilkes-Barre PA 665 Carey Avenue 18702 570-826-2071

Wilkes-Barre Health Department Wilkes-Barre PA 71 North Franklin Street, Ste 106 18701 570-822-3169

Luzerne County Departments of Aging provide services and programs to promote the health, safety, and independence of elderly people. Their services can include in-home care, adult daycare programs, family caregiver support, meal delivery services, and transportation services. They may also provide employment services to workers who are age 55 or older. The Department of Aging in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania may also maintain records on the abuse, neglect, or exploitation of the elderly, as well as regulating and licensing services for the elderly. They may also run senior companion programs, health and wellness programs, and protective services. The Luzerne County Department of Aging provides information about its services and information through its website.

Luzerne County Department of Aging Kingston PA 680 Wyoming Avenue 18704 570-287-1102

Wilkes Barre Department of Aging Wilkes-Barre PA 111 North Pennsylvania Avenue 18701 570-822-1158

Luzerne County Coroners and Medical Examiners are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. They also maintain Luzerne County death records, which include information filed with the state or local government authorities. These records list information about how the deceased individual passed away, the time and place of death, and any personal information about the deceased, such as the person's name, date of birth, and age at death. Coroners and Medical Examiners in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania also keep reports on autopsies, cause of death investigations, and other reports made by their office. These Luzerne County public records may be available through the Coroner and Medical Examiner website.

Luzerne County Medical Examiner & Coroner Wilkes-Barre PA 20 North Pennsylvania Avenue 18701 570-825-1664