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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Free confidential STD testing is available. Please call 563-382-4662 and ask for Jamie or Krista to schedule an appointment.
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Used Needle Disposal Container

We need to keep needles out of the landfill!  We are accepting used needles, scalpels and ...
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Prevent Accidental Poisoning!

We have many items in our home that can accidentally poison our loved ones.  It's importan...
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Information for those with Water in the Basement

For some, the spring thaw and the rain that followed have meant some water seepage into th...
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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

Falls, motor vehicle crashes, and sports injuries are the leading causes of traumatic brai...
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Colorectal Cancer Screening is Worth the Prep!

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and it's a good time to raise our awareness and educate ourselves about colon

Ask for Winneshiek County Public Health

You DO have a choice for your home healthcare.  Choose Winneshiek County Public Health.  Give us a call at 563-382-4662

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


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