Institute of Public Health Osijek-baranja county

Work

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As part of the public health care the Department performs the following tasks:

  • implements specific preventive health care of children and young people, especially in primary and secondary schools and colleges in its area, monitors, studies, evaluates and reports on the health needs and functional disability of the elderly and proposes health measures for its area
  • collects, controls and analyzes statistical reports in the areas of health, including addiction, at the level of local (regional) self-government for the Croatian Institute for Public Health
  • at the request of the local (regional) government monitors and evaluates the health status of the population in this area
  • is continuously engaged in sanitary-epidemiological protection with the epidemiological analysis of the situation in the local (regional) government, and if necessary implements epidemic control measures and supervises the implementation of compulsory vaccination
  • analyzes the epidemiological situation, plans, proposes and participates in the implementation of measures and activities for the prevention, early detection and combating drug abuse
  • collaborates with health and other institutions and health workers in the implementation of diagnosis and treatment of drug addiction, rehabilitation and social integration of drug addicts
  • supervises the implementation of disinfection, fumigation and pest control, and conducts preventive and epidemic control procedures of disinfection, fumigation and pest control for the local (regional) government
  • performs microbiological activity of interest to the local (regional) government
  • monitors, studies, analyzes and evaluates the safety of drinking water, water for recreation and physical therapy, surface and waste water, the state of water supply and the safety of food and items of general use for the area of the local (regional) government
  • perform tasks in the field of health ecology based on the authorization of the relevant ministries participates in the development and implementation of specific health care programs in emergency situations
  • performs expert environmental protection activities
  • monitors, analyzes and evaluates the impact of the environment and food on the health of the population in the area of the local (regional) governments control, participates in the planning, proposing and the implementation of measures for the prevention, early detection and combating chronic mass diseases including addiction
  • performs the distribution of mandatory vaccination to clinics at the primary level of health care in the area of local (regional) governments control
  • participates in the theoretical and practical training of health workers who carry out internship and residency programs
  • carries out scientific research
  • performs other tasks in the field of public health, at the request of the Croatian Institute for Public Health
  • performs other duties in public health care

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