Health Department

973-331-3316

Aimee Puluso, Health Officer

The Health Department is headed by the Health Officer, and is responsible for a wide array of public health, safety and environmental areas including:

Animal Control - operation/maintenance of the animal shelter, animal control functions, and enforcement of state and municipal ordinances.

Environmental Health - investigation of public and environmental health complaints, inspections of licensed businesses and programs, and enforcement of state and municipal ordinances.

Public Health Nursing - communicable disease investigations, contact tracing, wellness checks, screenings, clinics, and vaccinations.

Vital Statistics/Administration - birth, marriage, death certificates; marriage, domestic partnership, civil union licenses; business licenses, Dial-A-Ride, Board of Health meetings and communications, management/oversight of department personnel and activities, monthly and annual reporting of department activities to Board of Health and Township Committee, and accounts payable and receivable.

LINKS:

CDC - News Releases

https://www.cdc.gov/media/index.html

NJ Department of Health - News Releases

http://www.nj.gov/health/news/

NJ Office of Emergency Management - News Releases

http://ready.nj.gov/index.shtml

Morris County Emergency Management - News Releases

https://oem.morriscountynj.gov/

Morris County Division of Mosquito Control

http://www.morrismosquito.org