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 to schedule an appointment for testing.
Feeling Queasy? Call, it's Easy! 844-IowaSic (844-409-2742) to report food poisoning.
Please help our local firefighters and dig the fire hydrant by your house out. Creating a 3 foot area around the hydrant will help them to respond timely to an emergency in your neighborhood.

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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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