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

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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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It’s Tick Season!

The mild spring with frequent rains means tick-borne disease season is underway in Iowa. T...
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Your Skin is Screaming for Sunscreen!

Yes, really, your skin is screaming for sunscreen.  Your skin wants you to protect it ever...
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Do You Need Help with a Bath?

As we age, our risk of falling increases.  Falls are common in the bathroom where surfaces...
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Sun Protection for Your Eyes

We remember to wear sunglasses when it's sunny but, do we think about wearing them when it's cloudy?  UV rays shine thro...

Dairy is Good for You!

June is National Dairy Month.  Dairy products are part of a nutritious diet.   Diary products are full of calcium, prote...

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...

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