National Health Information Center

National Health Information Center


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Data Provided By
United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ServiceNational 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.
Geographical 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
Intake ProcedureTelephone, E-mail, Mail, Fax, Online Chat
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish/Spanish
EligibilityHealth professional and consumers who have health questions
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday-Friday, 9 am-5:30 pm (Eastern Standard Time)
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 800-336-4797 Hotline
Contact's Email info@nhic.org
Physical Site Address 1 PO Box 1133
Physical Site City, State, Zip Washington, DC 20013
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 1133
Mailing City, State, Zip Washington, DC 20013-1133
Mail Attention To NHIC
Main Phone 800-336-4797 Hotline
Fax 301-984-4256
Web Address www.healthfinder.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: National Health Information Center
Affiliated Program: National Health Information Center
This Service: National Health Information Center
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Health Issues (YZ-3050)
Information Lines (TJ-3200)
Specialized Information and Referral (TJ-3000.8000)