The Health Services Department collaborates in community health assessment, assurance, and policy development to ensure the public’s health. Its prime responsibility is to plan programs, develop and implement policies and ordinances based on community health needs, and respond to related health issues and emergencies as required, all in collaboration with community partners.
New Years Resolutions The Iowa Department of Public Health has sent out this Press Release discussing five simple New Years resolutions you can keep that lead to better health!
Flu Season is Underway As we go back to school and head into the autumn months, it's crucial to be reminded of the importance of getting your yearly flu vaccination. See the latest news from the Iowa Department of Public Health regarding flu vaccinations here.