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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It's Tick Season in Iowa

It's Tick Season in Iowa

Click on the button below to learn more.
Feeling Queasy?

Feeling Queasy?

Call 844-IowaSic to report food poisoning
Learn more at www.cdc.gov/healthyswimming
Meningitis Vaccination Requirement Changes

Meningitis Vaccination Requirement Changes

There have been changes to the meningitis vaccination requirements. Click on the Cool Teens Get Vaccines button below to learn more.

Cool Teens Get Vaccines

There have been changes to Iowa's immunization law that may affect your teen! For the 2
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Beat the Heat!

Weather forecasts indicate some summer heat and humidity will be returning.  Here's some q...
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Mumps Information

There are still some cases of mumps in the area!  Our disease investigators are still foll
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It’s Tick Season!

The mild spring with frequent rains means tick-borne disease season is underway in Iowa. T...
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Loan Closet Equipment

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

Do You Need Help with a Bath?

As we age, our risk of falling increases.  Falls are common in the bathroom where surfaces are slippery.  Perhaps you or...

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...