Health Officer

County Health Officer is appointed under NRS 439.290  County health officer: Appointment; qualifications; term.

 1. On or before January 1 next following each general election, the board of county commissioners shall appoint a county health officer for the county.

 2. The county health officer must be appointed on the basis of his or her graduate education in public health, training, experience and interest in public health and related programs.

 3. The term of office of the county health officer is 2 years or until a successor has been appointed and qualified.

[Part 6:199:1911; A 1913, 126; 1919, 221; 1919 RL § 2957; NCL § 5240] — (NRS A 1981, 603)

  1. Scott Lewis

    Scott Lewis

    Director of Emergency Management

  2. Emergency Management


    Physical Address
    1510 Siri Lane
    Pahrump, NV 89060

    Phone: (775) 751-4279
    Fax: (775) 751-4280