Utah Cancer Control Program A Unified Cancer Prevention Approach

Mission & Vision

About the Utah Department of Health

The state of Utah is widely recognized as a healthy place to live, work, do business and raise a family. The Utah Department of Health is committed to ensuring Utahns are the healthiest people in the nation.

UCCP Vision

“Our vision is for Utah to be a place where all people can enjoy the best health possible, where all can live and thrive in healthy and safe communities, free from preventable disease, and premature death.”

UCCP Mission

“Our mission is to prevent the occurrence and decrease the impact of chronic disease by improving policies, systems and environments to promote healthy lifestyles.”

UCCP Values

  • collaboration
  • effective
  • evidence-based
  • data driven
  • innovative
  • integrity
  • respect
  • service
  • transparency
  • trustworthy