Health District 

1700 3rd Street
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-761-7800

940-767-5242

Link: Health District Information

Wichita Falls - Wichita County Public Health District

Administration 

1700 Third St.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-761-7804

940-767-5242


Link: Adminstration Division

Administration Division of the Wichita Falls - Wichita County Public Health District
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Kreidler, Lou Director of Health 940.761.7804
Fagan, Amy Assistant Director of Health 940.761.7804

Animal Services 

1207 Hatton Rd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76302

940-761-8894



Division includes animal control
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Mitchell, Katrena Animal Services 940.761.7834

Emergency Response 

1700 3rd St.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-761-7910

940-767-5242


Link: Emergency Preparedness Division

Responsible for planning and preparing to respond to a wide array of public health emergencies, from natural disasters to potential biological and chemical attacks that could result in mass casualties and fatalities.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Gonzales, Alfonso Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator 940.761.7910

General Environmental Health 

1700 3rd St.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-761-7820


Link: General Environmental Health Division

The Environmental Health Division is responsible for many aspects of public health in both Wichita Falls and Wichita County. Routine inspections are conducted quarterly on hotels, motels, and non-profit organizations that serve food such as Emergency Rooms, Ambulance Services, and Senior Citizens Centers. Public swimming pools, and hot tubs as well as tattoo parlors are inspected monthly. All schools, public and private, are inspected annually while the kitchens are inspected twice yearly. Those schools with summer lunch programs receive an additional inspection. Foster homes and day care facilities are inspected at the request of the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services.


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Morris, Susan General Environmental Administrator 940.761.7822

Laboratory/Water Pollution 

1700 3rd St
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-761-7862

940-761-7878


Link: Laboratory/ Water Pollution Division

The Laboratory's main purpose is in direct support of the Wichita Falls Health District's in-house clinics. These include the Sexaually Transmitted Disease Clinic, Maternal and Child Health Clinic, the Women, Infant, and Children Clinic (WIC), as well as supporting the Water Pollution, Food Control, Environmental Health, and Animal Control Divisions. These support services range from clinical laboratory testing of blood, serum, urine, and other body fluids to analysis of food, water, and soft serve ice cream samples. The Laboratory also provides some testing for outside agencies such as the Wilson Family Planning Clinic, and the Family Health Center. Additonally, the Laboratory accepts animal heads for shipment to the Texas Department of Health (TDH) Laboratory in Austin for Rabies Testing (See the Menu Selection for Rabies Testing).

This division is also responsible for the Industrial Pretreatment Program, Grease Trap Program including Grease Trap permitting, Waste Hauler permitting, and is the contact point for water pollution complaints.


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Chattin, David Laboratory Technical Supervisor 940.761.7862

Personal Health Services 

1700 3rd St.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-761-7892


Link: Nursing Division

The Division of Personal Health Services offers an array of primary and preventive services. The scope of services includes care of the individual through clinical services as well as disease prevention and health promotion directed toward the community as a whole.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Williams, Lynette Nursing Administrator 940.761.7892

Vital Statistics 

1700 3rd St.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-761-7801

940-761-7693


Link: Vital Statistics Division

The Vital Records Office of the Wichita Falls Health Department is responsible for the filing of records on all births records that occured in Texas and all deaths that occured within the city limits of Wichita Falls. Our records date from 1926 to the present.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Koru, Misty City Registrar 940.761.7802
Harmon, Ashley Assistant City Registrar 940-761-7801

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) 

1700 Third St.
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

940-761-7815


Link: WIC Division

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Kaelin, Janna WIC Administrator 940.761.7809