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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Test for Radon!

Test for Radon!

January is Radon Action Month! It's time to test for Radon--an odorless gas that is harmful to you. We have Radon test kits available for sale, just $10
IowaSic

IowaSic

Always use a thermometer to make sure meat is fully cooked. Report food poisoning by calling the IowaSic line at 844-IowaSic (1-844-469-2742)
Do You Know Where Your Hydrant Is?

Do You Know Where Your Hydrant Is?

The recent snowfalls have covered many fire hydrants. Please take the time to dig them out for the firefighters. It may be your house they're trying to save.

Prevent Colds and Flu from Getting You!

It's that time of year and people are getting sick.  There are many viruses that can be ea...
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Don’t Be Robbed of Your Sight!

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month.  Most people don't have any symptoms but, so...
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Winter Weather Emergency Car Kit

Winter weather travel headaches are ahead and here's a list of items you should be sure is...
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Winter Weather Ready Car

It's time to get your vehicle ready for the winter season.  You can take your vehicle to t...
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Learn CPR!

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

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 ...

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...