National Health Information Center

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United Way of Lancaster County United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ProgramNational Health Information Center (NHIC) is a health information referral service sponsored by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. NHIC puts health professionals and consumers who have health questions in touch with those organizations that are best able to provide reliable answers. Using a database that contains descriptions health-related organizations, NHIC staff refers people to the most appropriate resource. NHIC also produces three annual health information directories (online): Federal Health information Centers and Clearinghouses, National Health Observances, and Toll-free Numbers for Health information.
Geographic AreaNationwide; Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland , Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
Hours of OperationMonday-Friday, 9 am-5:30 pm (Eastern Standard Time)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone800-336-4797 Hotline
Physical Site Address 1PO Box 1133
Physical Site City, State, ZipWashington, DC 20013-1133
Mailing Address 1PO Box 1133
Mailing City, State, ZipWashington, DC 20013-1133
Main Phone800-336-4797
Director Information
Director's PositionInformation Services Manager
Director's Phone301-565-4167
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
National Health Information Center
This Program: National Health Information Center
Affiliated Services: National Health Information Center