Requests for Data, Speakers, or Media Interviews

The Health Department makes every attempt to satisfy information requests.  Before submitting your request, please see our Community Assessment Data & Planning webpage to see if the information for which you are looking has already been published.  If not, then please contact our Office of Community Assessment & Planning at (423) 209-8093.

Public Information Officer (PIO)

The Public Information Officer is responsible for external communications such as media interviews, press conferences, press releases, media advisories, social media (Facebook and Twitter), the Health Department website, and maintains the Crisis & Emergency Communication Plan (CERC).
All media wishing to interview any Health Department employee should contact the PIO for arrangements.

To request an interview, please submit this form:  Media Request Form