The Hertford County Public Health Authority offers a range of disease prevention and health protection and promotion services. The authority serves the residents of North Carolina. It supports the Adolescent Parenting Prevention Program for pregnant teenagers who suffer from various conditions, such as separation from family and interruption of schooling. The Hertford County Public Health Authority provides a variety of personal health care services, such as adult immunization and blood pressure, vision and hearing screening. The authority additionally offers emergency preparedness, skilled nursing and disaster epidemiology solutions. It provides vector control and swimming and wading pool inspection services. The Hertford County Public Health Authority offers laboratory and medical nutrition solutions.