Improving the quality of life for Delaware's citizens by promoting health and well-being, fostering self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations.
Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH)
Public Health touches the lives of everyone in our State and includes a wide range of programs and services—all aimed toward protecting and improving the health of the people who live and work in Delaware.
The Health Care Commission (HCC)
The HCC ensures access by uninsured individuals to primary care doctors, medical specialists, health promotion and disease prevention services; and helps with access to other health resources—including prescription programs, and laboratory and radiology services. HCC program staff are available to assist individuals with establishing a health care home, scheduling appointments, and removing barriers to obtaining healthcare and health promotion services.
Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI)
Delaware is developing a State Health Care Innovation Plan to transform our health care system, with support from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) State Innovation Models (SIM) initiative. We have set ambitious goals for improving health care for Delawareans and improving the sustainability of our health care system, and are supported by a broad set of stakeholders who are committed to making real and lasting change - including physicians, hospitals, other providers, insurers, businesses, consumer advocates and our education and research community.
Delaware Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health (DSAMH)
DSAMH serves the adult (age 18 and older) population in need of publicly funded behavioral health services. Its mission is to promote health and recovery by ensuring that Delawareans have access to quality prevention and treatment for mental health, substance use, and gambling conditions.