Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health (BBPH) serves the residents of the City of Bismarck and Burleigh County. We operate as a City of Bismarck department and Burleigh County contracts with the City of Bismarck for public health nursing services. Our department is comprised of the following divisions: Health Administration, Health Services, Health Maintenance, Environmental Health, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Nutrition Services, Substance Abuse & Tobacco Prevention, Women’s Way/Ryan White Programs, and the Business Office.
Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health employs public health professionals who work to protect the health of the population for Bismarck and Burleigh County. Public health professionals work to prevent the spread of infectious diseases and food-borne illnesses and stress the importance of preventive care to maintain good health. Public Health promotes and encourages preventive health care and healthy lifestyles for children and families. Public Health protects the public against injuries and environmental threats by preparing for and responding to natural and man-made disasters and emergencies. Public Health plays a vital role in the development of policies and standards to address the challenges to our community’s health.
Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health is committed to safeguarding the health of every citizen in our community and we look forward to serving you.
Dedicated to improving the health and safety of our community.
Optimal health in a thriving community.