County Health Officer

he County Health Officer is a licensed medical provider in the State of Wyoming that is appointed by Teton County Board of Health to serve as the health officer for Teton County.

 Duties

County Health Officer duties include:

  • To promote the health of Teton County citizens;
  • Enforces health laws and regulations;
  • Assists with Emergency Preparedness Operations; and
  • Serves as the Medical Director for the Teton County Public Health Department.

The County Health Officer is under the direction and supervision of the State Department of Health. The State Department of Health has the authority to make such rules and regulations for the government and the direction of the County Health Officers as their judgement may be best suited to maintain public health.

Teton County's Health Officer is Dr. Travis Riddell.