Welcome

Welcome

Winneshiek County Public Health has been proudly serving the residents of Winneshiek County for over half a century with their public health and home health care needs. This agency is dedicated to maintaining the health of our community through communicable disease surveillance, safe water and sanitation issues and prevention of health problems. We are an official Home Health Agency, certified as a participating agency under the Health Insurance Benefits Program XVIII and XIX (Medicare and Medicaid).
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Our Mission

Our Mission

Mission Statement: To promote, preserve, enhance and protect the health and well-being of all persons in the community...realizing that HEALTH CARE is the fundamental right of every human being without distinction because of race, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, mental or physical disability, social or financial status.
Iowa Mission of Mercy

Iowa Mission of Mercy

A free oral health event on September 23 and 24 at Five Flags Center in Dubuque. For more information call 800-828-2181
Check the Backseat!

Check the Backseat!

It's never ok to leave kids or pets in a vehicle even with windows down. A few minutes can be fatal. Check the backseat!
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Schedule Your Child’s Immunizations Today!

All too soon, it will be back to school time!  Take a moment and schedule your child's imm...
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Beat the Heat!

Weather forecasts indicate we're in for  some summer heat.  Here's some quick tips to help...
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Know Where Your Children Are When Around Water

The Iowa Office of the State Medical Examiner (IOSME) and the Iowa Department of Public He...
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West Nile Virus Alert

the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reminding Iowans to take insect repellant a...
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Durable Medical Equipment Loan Closet

Did you know that you can rent most forms of durable medical equipment from us?  We have a Loan Closet Program and have ...

Learn CPR!

Do you know CPR? Do you need to renew your CPR? Winneshiek County Public Health offers American Heart Association CPR cl...

Ask for Winneshiek County Public Health

When your family or health care provider suggests that you have home health care, be sure to ask for Winneshiek County P...

Links

American Red Cross Centers for Disease Control and Prevention First Lady Michelle Obama's Initiative Food and C...