Health Department


The Health Department provides preventative, protective and environmental health services for the County. 

The Rappahannock Area Health District is a cooperative effort between the State and the member localities, providing medical care services (including communicable disease, child health, maternal health, family planing and dental health services), public health services (including Medicaid nursing home screenings, vital records, community education, lead testing, etc.), and environmental health services (including health inspections of daycare centers, summer camps, restaurants, sanitary surveys, sewage treatment plants, and investigation of communicable diseases). 

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Contact Information

Environmental Health: (540) 507-7386 
Medical Health: (540) 507-7400 
Fax: (540) 582-2572 
Environmental Health E-Mail:
Medical Health E-Mail:

Mailing Address: 
PO Box 126 
Spotsylvania, VA 22553

Physical Address: Directions
9104 Courthouse Road 
Spotsylvania, VA 22553 

Health Director:   Brooke Rossheim, M.D., M.P.H.
Nurse Manager:  Mary Torrieri, MSN, RN
Nurse Supervisor:  Alyce Finch, BSN, R.N.
Environmental Health Manager:  Brent McCord
Environmental Health Supervisor:  Jennifer Davies

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