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County of Los Angeles
Department of Public Health
Environmental Health
5050 Commerce Drive
Baldwin Park, CA 91706
(888) 700-9995
ehmail@ph.lacounty.gov



VECTOR MANAGEMENT

Entomology


RESPONSIBILITIES AND SERVICES:

  • Perform the taxonomic identification of arthropods suspected of transmitting the etiologic agents of disease
  • Provide consultation to medical facilities, the pest control industry, the general public, the media, and departmental personnel on biological and entomological problems such as pest identification, preventive measures, control strategies, and integrated pest management
  • Prepare literature and design training sessions for community outreach programs which allow the public to successfully recognize vectors of public health significance and the means of abating those conditions which enhance their continued presence
  • Provide maximum supportive expertise to Environmental Health staff through training, consultations, seminars and workshops, joint inspections, literature, or investigation toward resolving vector related problems
  • Design and coordinate contract studies and monitor activities for County and city agencies regarding various landfill projects to prevent breeding of disease vectors
  • Serve as the Department's expert witness in biological/entomological concerns
  • Coordinate the State Vector Control Technician Certification Training and Continuing Education Program for Environmental Health staff

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What's New?
Proposed Change in Fiscal Year 2014-2015
Backflow Prevention Device Proposed Fee Change  

Effective Now: AB2130
No Bare Hand Contact with Ready-to-Eat Foods REPEALED  

Permit and License Billing

Taking care of your Public Health Permit or License just got easier! Read more here.

Choose Health LA
Restaurants
Healthy Kids Eat Here


New Official Inspection Report
[Guide | New Form | Video]

"Mercury In Face Cream" Fact Sheets
[English | Spanish]

Popular Links
2013-2014 License/Permit Fees

Beware: Health Inspector Imposters

Body Art

Booklets/Guides:
Certified Food Handler & Manager:
Community Events

Cottage Food Operation

Drinking Water Report

Food Facility (Restaurant/Market) Rating

Food Facility Closures

Food Recalls  

All Recalls for 2014:


Guidelines for Safe Food Donation

Inspect Your Home Kitchen

Mobile Food Facility Route Sheet

Motion Picture Catering Operation Permit
Pet Dogs in Outdoor Dining Areas

Plan Check Guides:
Radiation:
Swimming Pool Inspection Details

Swimming Pool Closure List

What to Expect as a Food Operator
Director of Environmental Health
Angelo J. Bellomo
Director's Biography
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