Arizona Department of Health Services

The Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) promotes the health of Arizona’s children and adults.

The Department’s broad mission encompasses behavioral health, disease prevention and control, health promotion, community public health, environmental health, maternal and child health, and emergency preparedness.

By statute, a representative of ADHS serves on the Governor’s Council.

To learn more: Arizona Department of Health Services

ADHS Office of Injury Prevention

The ADHS Office of Injury Prevention is responsible for coordinating and building state infrastructure for community injury prevention. Under the Office of Injury Prevention there are several focus areas: Injury Prevention Advisory Council, Child Fatality Review, Drowning Prevention, Drug Overdose Fatality Review, Prescription Drugs, Safe Sleep, Safe Kids Arizona and Opioid Response. For additional information, resources and fact sheets visit ADHS Reports & Fact Sheets to view those documents.

Do you need more facts about common injuries and how to prevent them?

You can find information about injury prevention at the ADHS Injury Prevention Homepage.

The Changing Landscape of Injury Prevention: Human Factors, Modified Vehicles and Beyond…

On behalf of the Injury Prevention Advisory Council, the Governor’s Council on Spinal and Head Injuries and the ADHS Office of Injury and Violence Prevention invite you to join us for a FREE two-day Virtual Injury Prevention Conference!

Dates: February 14th & 19th, 2022

Time: 8:30am-12:30pm MST (both days)

Presenters at this conference will offer cutting edge research findings and address emerging issues and topics around traffic safety and artificial intelligence, off-road vehicle and recreation safety, child fatality, laws and enforcement in these areas.

“The conference will commemorate the life and work of Dr. Pam Goslar”.

Below you will find the event flyer & the link to the registration site.

We hope to see you online with us in 2023!

ADHS Programs

Arizona Department of Health Services offers a variety of programs and services to Arizona residents. Listed below are the different divisions under ADHS with links to each webpage. 

Arizona State Hospital Division

Director Office Division

Public Health Licensing Division

Planning & Operations Division

Public Health Preparedness Division

Public Health Prevention Division

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