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Fact Sheet: Wisconsin Health Authorities

posted on Thu, May 9 2013 12:00 am by Northern Region

Wisconsin’s public health laws are carried out at the state level by the State Department of Health Services and at the local level by boards of health and local and tribal health departments. This Introduction to Wisconsin Public Health Authorities gives a general outline of the different agencies and their responsibilities. Download the Fact Sheet on the right for an overview of the legal authority for each of the various Wisconsin health agencies to carry out broad public health functions.

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