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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

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About Us

Florida Department of Health in Brevard County

Heidar Heshmati, MD, MPH, PhD

Heidar Heshmati, MD, MPH, PhD

Our Vision

By providing quality services and promoting healthy communities, we, the Brevard County Health Department, are valued by those that we serve and our partners as the leading Public Health Organization in the state.

Our Values

Commitment to Service-We dedicate ourselves to provide services unconditionally and without partiality.
Respect-We recognize and honor the contribution of one another in our daily activities and create an environment where diversity is appreciated and encouraged.
Excellence-We achieve and maintain quality results and outcomes through continuous performance improvement and learning.
Accountability-We take full responsibility for our behavior and performance.
Teamwork-We encourage active collaboration to solve problems, make decisions and achieve common goals.
Empowerment-We will create a culture that encourages people to exercise their judgment and initiative in pursuit of the organizational goals.  

By demonstrating the above values, we demonstrate our integrity, our guide for actions, which incorporates our commitment to honesty, fairness, loyalty and trustworthiness, in the best interest of our customers and employees.