Westmoreland County

Montross, VA

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The Westmoreland County Public Health Department is part of the Three Rivers Health District of the Virginia Department of Health. We help individuals, families and communities attain optimal health by promoting wellness, preventing disease and protecting you from environmental hazards. The Health Department also issues birth and death certificates. Our services include:

Communicable Disease Control

  • Communicable disease consultation and investigation
  • Confidential HIV testing
  • Immunizations
  • Sexually transmitted disease testing and treatment
  • Tuberculosis screening and follow-up

Environmental Health

  • Campground inspections
  • Complaint investigation
  • Food service sanitation training, in cooperation with the Virginia Cooperative Extension
  • Hotel, motel and other lodging facility inspections
  • Marina inspections
  • On-site sewage disposal permits
  • Public swimming pool and tourist establishment inspections
  • Rabies investigation
  • Restaurant and food service permits and inspections
  • Sewage handling and disposal regulation enforcement, protection of shellfish waters
  • Well and septic tank permits and appeals

Family Planning and Baby Care

  • Annual examinations, birth control and preventive health maintenance counseling
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Resource Mothers program to mentor young, first-time mothers
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program to provide counseling, education and food supplementation for pregnant or breastfeeding women, infants, and children under age five with special nutritional and financial needs

Other Services

  • Birth and death certificates
  • Nursing home pre-admission screenings
  • School-based preventive health programs
  • School physicals & immunization services

Health Services/Clinic: 804-493-1124 
Environmental Health:  804-493-1335


A.T. Johnson Human Services Building
18849 Kings Highway
Montross, VA 22520

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 303
Montross, VA 22520

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-4:30 pm

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