Health Department

healthdeptThe mission of the Sevier County Health Department is to protect and promote the health of Sevier County citizens and visitors to Sevier County. The health department's main functions are: 1) assuring services by promoting the development of services outreach and assistance to services; 2) assessment to determine health status, health resources and health problems; and 3) policy development which leads to protection and promotion of health.

The health department provides health services in the areas of: immunizations, communicable diseases, pregnancy testing, sexually transmitted diseases, cancer screening, nutritional supplement program for pregnant women (WIC), care coordination for Children Special Services (CCS), care coordination for pregnant women, child health and development (CHAD), nutrition counseling for special diet if referred by a medical provider, breastfeeding information and support, AIDS/HIV testing and counseling, alcohol & drugs (A&D) intake and referral, TennCare enrollment and reverification, and birth and death certificates.

General Environmental Health services include inspections of restaurants & food, bed and breakfasts, hotels, motels, day care centers, schools, campgrounds, public pools & hot tubs, tattoo establishments & artists. This division promotes annual rabies clinics throughout the county, follows up on animal bites, delivers specimen to the laboratory for testing of rabies, and follows up on laboratory results. New pool plans are approved for compliance with state regulations.

Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Contact Information:

Jana Chambers, Director

Dr. Tara Sturdivant, Medical Director

719 Middle Creek Road

Sevierville, TN  37862
(865) 453-1032
(865) 429-2689 Fax

County Meetings & Events

Thu Dec 04 @ 3:00PM -
Water Committee
Thu Dec 04 @ 4:00PM -
Budget Committee
Thu Dec 04 @ 5:00PM -
Intergovernmental Committee
Thu Dec 04 @ 6:00PM -
Emergency Services
Mon Dec 08 @12:00PM -
E-911 Committee Meeting
Mon Dec 08 @ 5:00PM -
Steering Committee Meeting
Mon Dec 08 @ 5:30PM -
Education Committee
Tue Dec 09 @ 4:00PM -
Board of Zoning and Appeals
Tue Dec 09 @ 5:30PM -
Planning Committee
Thu Dec 11 @ 7:00PM -
Beer Board
Mon Dec 15 @ 5:00PM -
County Commission Meeting
Mon Dec 15 @ 5:00PM -
Transportation Committee

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