The Health Department located in Erlangen in its function as lower governmental health authority is responsible for the Erlangen-Höchstadt administrative district as well as for the urban district of the City of Erlangen. The broad scope of tasks ranges from medical estimates to certificates for food industry-related activities. It embraces the surveillance of hygiene and infection protection, assessments with corresponding certificates and reports, health consulting, prevention and health promotion.
Point of contact
Phone +49 (0) 9131 / 7144 - 0
The m&i Specialist Clinic Herzogenaurach (Fachklinik) is a clinic for specialized acute care and medical rehabilitation. With the areas of expertise orthopaedics, internal medicine and neurology, the Specialist Clinic is one of the essential cornerstones of health care in Middle Franconia. In addition to the treatment of acute inpatient care of phase B neurological patients and spine patients, the clinic focuses on inpatient and outpatient after-care in the areas of orthoapedic trauma, cardiology/internal medicine, and neurology/ neuropsychology.
Approximately 450 employees of the clinic care for more than 8,000 patients annually. Service oriented care and innovative and sustainable treatment methods create quality of life and promote rehabilitation and recovery. The central objective of the m&i Specialist Clinic Herzogenaurach is to facilitate the patients‘ continued participation in their private, professional, and social life.
In der Reuth 1
Phone +49 (0) 9132 / 830
In the framework of the "fruit and vegetablees for schools" program of the Free State of Bavaria, the pupils visiting the elementary schools in Herzogenaurach and Niederndorf are provided with one portion of fruit or vegetables per person once a week. It is the aim of this program to increase the children's appreciation of fruit and vegetables, and to promote a healthy nutritional behavior. The partner of the Herzogenaurach elementary school is the organic farming enterprise Baumannshof who delivers one sort of fruit and one sort of vegetable per week. A group of committed parents wash and slice the fruit and vegetables, and then deliver it to the 22 elementary school classes and the 4 classes for pupils with special needs of the Herzogenaurach elementary school.
Another health promotion project is the “Class 2000″. With this project, pupils are to gain a better physical feeling and improve their health consciousness. Together with the health promoter of the
"Class 2000" project, Mrs. Reinhardt, the teachers introduce topics like nutrition, physical exercise, discovering your body and personal attitude to life. Since 1999, this project has been run successfully at the Herzogenaurach elementary school.