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    Baker County Health Department 

    480 West Lowder Street 

    Macclenny Florida 32063 


The Florida Department of Health (DOH) has named Amie Johns as the Interim Administrator of the Department of Health in Baker County.  Amie Johns is currently the administrator of the Department of Health in Union and Bradford Counties.  She has served with DOH in these counties since 2000, most recently in the role of the assistant county health department director.  

Johns began her career in public health as a school nurse for the Department of Health in Bradford County, later in 2002 becoming the school health coordinator.  In 2007, Johns became the Director of Nursing for the county health departments in Union and Bradford counties. She has served in various leadership roles as interim administrator for FDOH in Suwannee, Lafayette, Bradford, and Union counties and has been the Chief Executive Officer of New River Health since 2013.


All employees of the Florida Department of Health are State of Florida employees and positions are advertised through the People First website. To view current vacancies, visit People First and choose Baker county.

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