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Del Norte County

General Health

In Del Norte County, 84% of residents report having good, very good, or excellent health, which is higher than the 82% of residents in California overall who report the same.1 Del Norte is ranked 56th in overall health outcomes and 37th in quality of life.23 and all of Del Norte County is considered a Medically Underserved Area due to the geographic spread of the population and limited health resources.4 Reports from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps rank Del Norte 56th out of 57 counties in California in premature death.5 Read More

Air Quality
Asthma Coalitions
Environmental Org./Coalitions
Hospitals, Clinics, Health Care Providers
Insurance Coverage Status
Pulmonary Rehab Programs
School Districts/Childcare
Smoking Cessation and Tobacco Control
Tuberculosis Control

Major Hospitals, Community Clinics, Public Health Providers

County of Del Norte, Department of Health & Social Services
880 Northcrest Drive
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-3191
Thomas Martinelli, MD, Health Officer, tmartinelli@co.del-norte.ca.us
Sharon Vance, RN, Public Health Nurse, lnichols@co.del-norte.ca.us
www.dnco.org/cf/pubweb1.cfm?topic=Health%20Department

Sutter Coast Hospital
800 E. Washington Blvd.
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-8511
www.suttercoast.org

Sutter Coast Health Center-Urgent Care Clinic
785 E. Washington Blvd
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-8818

Del Norte Community Health Center
550 E Washington St
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 465-6925
www.opendoorhealth.com/delnorte.php

United Indian Health Services
501 N. Indian Road
Smith River, CA 95567
Jennifer Betts, M.D., Director
(707) 487-0215

Humboldt-Del Norte County Medical Society
P.O. Box 6457
Eureka, CA 95502
(707) 442-2367
www.hdncms.org
Community Health Alliance of Humboldt-Del Norte, Inc.
417 Second Street, Suite 203
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 445-2806
Allen Katz, CHA Consultant
www.communityhealthalliance.org

Insurance Coverage Status

County of Del Norte, Department of Health & Social Services
880 Northcrest Dr.
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-3191
-Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program
-Child Health and Disability Prevention Program (CHDP)
-Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health (MCAH)
-California Children’s Services Program

Humboldt County HICAP office (also serving Del Norte)
434 7th Street
Eureka, CA 95501
707-444-3000

Del Norte Children & Families Commission
494 Pacific Avenue
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-5500
www.delnortekids.org/index.html

Pulmonary Rehab Programs

None in Del Norte County.

Follow-up on:
Sutter Coast Hospital
800 E. Washington Blvd.
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-8511 x4124
Fred Spalding or Peggy Ann Melovich, Pulmonary Function Lab
www.suttercoast.org

Smoking Cessation, Tobacco Control Advocacy

Coalition:

County of Del Norte, Department of Health & Social Services
Tobacco Use Prevention Program (TUPP)
The Del Norte County Tobacco Education Coalition
880 Northcrest Drive
Crescent City, CA
(707) 464-3191 ext. 262

Tobacco Control Ordinances:

Tuberculosis Control

County of Del Norte, Department of Health & Social Services
Tuberculosis Testing
880 Northcrest Drive
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-3191
http://www.co.del-norte.ca.us/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=193:eliminating-tuberculosis&catid=71:general-health-informaiton&Itemid=112

Asthma Coalitions

None in Del Norte County.

Air Quality

North Coast Unified Air Quality Management District (Humboldt and Del Norte)
2300 Myrtle Ave
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 443-3093
Burn Day Information, (707) 443-7665 or (866) 287-6329
– Coastal Zone 1
– Inland Zone 2 below 2,000 feet elevation
– Inland Zone 3 above 2,000 feet elevation
www.ncuaqmd.org

California Air Resources Board (ARB)
Dave Brown, (916) 324-1129
Rick Martin, Air Pollution Control Officer, (707) 443-3093
www.arb.ca.gov

Environmental Organizations/Coalitions

County of Del Norte, Department of Health & Social Services, Environmental Health
981 H St. Suite 110
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 465-0426

Smith River Alliance
P.O. Box 2129
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 458-3355
www.smithriveralliance.org/index.html

School Districts/Childcare

Del Norte County Unified School District
301 West Washington Blvd
Crescent City, CA 95531
(707) 464-6141
Health Services for Del Norte County School District, (707) 464-614, ext 751
www.delnorte.k12.ca.us/