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Virginia COVID Information Center
CHANGE IN CLINIC HOURS
For Peninsula Health District: Effectively Dec 30, 2021, Family Planning, Immunization and Sexual Transmitted Infections will be held on Tuesday and Thursday only by same day appointment. Call 757-594-7400 for Family Planning, 757-594-7410 for Immunizations, 757-594-7164 for STI.
For Hampton Health District: Effectively Dec 30, 2021, Family Planning, Immunization and Sexual Transmitted Infections will be held on Tuesday and Thursday only by same day appointment. Call (757) 727-1172, ext. 21703 for Family Planning, (757) 727-1172, ext. 21717 for Immunizations, (757) 727-1172, ext. 21708 for STI.
Health District Leadership
|Dr. Natasha Dwamena, MD, MPH, FACOG|
Chief Operating Officer
|Nicole Taylor-Baptist, MHA, MSN, RN
Nurse Manager Senior
|Gary Hagy, MSEH
Environmental Health Manager
|Kevin Pearce, MPA
| Martin Wheeler
|Irene Ferrainolo, MPH
Population Health Manager
|Cynthia Rieken, MPH
|Laura Mulryan, RDN
WIC Program Coordinator
|Nancy Lemis, RN
Our Mission: Our mission is to protect the health and promote the well-being of all people on the Virginia Peninsula.
Our Vision: The Virginia Department of Health focuses on healthy people in healthy communities with of vision to “become the healthiest state in the nation.” The Hampton/Peninsula Health District adopted as their own to “become the healthiest cities and counties in the state.”
Our Values: Our work is guided by these core values: service; equity; and data informed decision-making.
Service: We value our role as crucial service providers to the people on the Virginia Peninsula and take pride in the quality of the service delivered.
Equity: We value the right of every citizen to receive equitable services from us free of discrimination.
Data Informed Decision-Making: We value the use to accurate and unbiased data to guide us in defining needs, setting and prioritizing goals, planning programs and services, and monitoring progress.
Check out our blog posts about all things public health here: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/peninsula/blog-posts/