• Happy Thanksgiving from the North Georgia Health District! Our district offices in Dalton will be closed Thanksgiving Day and Friday, November 23 and 24. All our Public Health Departments and services in Cherokee, Fannin, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens and Whitfield Counties will also be closed both days. Best wishes from us to you for a healthy and safe holiday!

Human Resources Policies and Procedures

Title Created Date
Access To Personnel-Related Public Records Based On The Georgia Open Records Act [Policy #602] 01 August 2010
Administration of Employee Leave Program [Policy #1003] 01 May 2010
Administrative Closing of Offices/Weather [Policy #108] 01 April 2010
Americans With Disabilities Act [Policy #1704] 01 June 2010
Annual, Sick and Personal Leave [Policy #1006] 01 May 2010
Assignment of Duties [Policy #106] 01 April 2010
Calculation of Salary Payments [Policy #801] 01 May 2010
Charitable Contributions Program [Policy #1801] 01 August 2010
Confidentiality Of Personal Health Information And Compliance With HIPAA [Policy #1808] 01 September 2016
Court Leave [Policy #1008] 01 May 2010
Criminal History Record Checks [Policy #504] 01 April 2010
CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORDS SECURITY [Policy #3009] 01 July 2012
Delegation Of Authority [Policy #105] 01 April 2010
Demotions [Policy #1102] 01 June 2010
Disciplinary/Dismissal Actions – Classified Employees [Policy #1601] 01 August 2010
Disciplinary/Separation Actions – Unclassified Employees [Policy #1602] 01 August 2010
District Vehicle Use [Policy # 3002] 01 April 2010
Drug Testing Programs [Policy #1302] 01 April 2010
Drug-Free Work Place [Policy #1301] 01 April 2010
Eligibility For Benefits [Policy #901] 01 May 2010
Employee Behavioral Health Services [Policy #904] 01 May 2010
Employee Complaint Resolution Policy [Policy #1501] 01 June 2010
Employee Group Meals and Healthy Meetings [Policy #1807] 01 April 2010
Employee Orientation [Policy #501] 01 April 2010
Employee’s Suggestion Program [Policy #1802] 01 August 2010
Employment Information [Policy #601] 01 April 2010
Employment Status of Relatives [Policy #1204] 01 April 2010
Equal Employment Opportunity and Unlawful Discrimination [Policy #101] 01 April 2010
Ethics In Procurement [Policy #3005] 01 August 2010
Fair Labor Standards Act [Policy #1001] 01 May 2010
Family and Medical Leave Act [Policy #1005] 01 May 2010
Flexible Benefits [Policy #902] 01 May 2010
Flowers For Bereavement [Policy# 3001] 01 August 2010
Harassment [Policy #102] 01 April 2010
Health Insurance [Policy #903] 01 May 2010
Involuntary Separation – Retirement Benefits [Policy #1904] 01 August 2010
Leave & Payment for Workers' Compensation & Special Injury Claims [Policy #1702] 01 March 2012
Leave Donation [Policy #1010] 01 June 2010
Leave Of Absence Without Pay [Policy #1007] 01 May 2010
Mandatory Reporting of Suspected Child Abuse for Public Health Personnel [Policy #1810] 01 June 2017
Media Policy [Policy #3000] 01 August 2010
Mediation Procedure [Policy #1505] 01 August 2010
Military Leave [Policy #1009] 01 June 2010
Miscellaneous Leave/Time [Policy #1013] 01 May 2010
Movement From Classified To Unclassified Employment [Policy #302] 01 August 2010
Notices Required To Be Posted [Policy #109] 01 August 2010
Observance of Holidays [Policy #1004] 01 May 2010
Occupational Health Requirements for Public Health Workers [Policy #1805] 05 February 2016
Official Hours and Work Schedules [Policy #1002] 01 May 2010
Official Personnel Files [Policy #603] 01 August 2010
Other Employment [Policy #1203] 01 April 2010
Paycheck Distribution[Policy #805] 01 May 2010
Performance Management [Policy #701] 01 February 2015
Physical Activity Policy [Policy #1206] 01 June 2014
Political Activity [Policy #1202] 01 June 2010
Position Level Reduction [Policy #201] 01 August 2010
Preventing Workplace Violence [Policy #110] 01 April 2010
Professional Licensing [Policy #2001] 01 June 2010
PROGRESSIVE DISCIPLINE [Policy #1603] 01 January 2012
Promotions [Policy #1101] 01 June 2010
Purchasing Policy [Policy #3003] 01 August 2010
Recovery of Overpayments [Policy #807] 01 May 2010
Recruitment and Selection [Policy #401] 01 April 2010
Retirement [Policy #1902] 01 August 2010
Retirement Celebrations [Policy #112] 01 August 2010
Short-Term/Other Leave Without Pay [Policy #1011] 01 May 2010
Standards of Conduct and Ethics In Government [Policy #1201] 01 April 2010
State Compensatory Time [Policy #1012] 01 May 2010
Third Party Involvement In Employment Issues [Policy #107] 01 June 2010
Tobacco Use [Policy #103] 01 June 2010
Transfer of Employees [Policy #1103] 01 June 2010
Travel Policy [Policy #3007] 01 March 2010
Travel Regulations [Policy #3006] 01 April 2011
Tuition Reimbursement [Policy #1809] 17 January 2017
Unlawful Discrimination Complaint Procedure [Policy #1503] 01 June 2010
Use of Computers & Internet [Policy #3004] 01 August 2010
Use Of State Property [Policy #1205] 01 April 2010
Verifying Identity And Employment Eligibility [Policy #503] 01 June 2010
Workers' Compensation & Special Injury Return-To-Work Program [Policy #1701] 01 March 2012
Workplace Breastfeeding Support Policy [Policy #1804] 01 January 2016

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