What is the Epidemiology (Epi) Clinic?
The Epi Clinic provides services aimed at reducing the spread of communicable diseases through surveillance, education, management, and investigation. Our goal is to identify factors related to the occurrence of disease in order to improve the health and safety of our population.
Who is Eligible for Epi Clinic services?
Any resident of Cumberland County as well as refugees and immigrants who meet eligibility criteria.
What can you do for me?
The Epi clinic provides surveillance, investigation, education, and reporting of infectious diseases that are reportable by law to the state health department. We also monitor and investigate other diseases that are of public health significance such as rabies, influenza, norovirus, and certain healthcare-associated infections. Our highly trained staff are responsible for the management and treatment of Tuberculosis.
How much does it cost?
Most services are free of cost to you. Insurance is welcome, but it is not required.
How can I schedule an appointment and where are you located?
Appointments are determined based on eligibility criteria and are scheduled on a case-by-case basis. Please call 910-433-3600, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm (follow the prompts). Visitor access is limited in our clinic for the protection and safety of our community members and staff. We are located on the first floor of the Cumberland County Department of Public Health.
NCDHHS Epidemiology. https://epi.dph.ncdhhs.gov/