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Iowa County is Among Wisconsin’s Healthiest Counties and Ranked #1 in "Quality of Life" by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.



Current News

Mission Statement


Public Health Highlights Newsletter


Annual Reports

Community Health Needs Assessment

Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) 2014-2017

Health News and Articles

Environmental Health

Emergency Preparedness & Response




Iowa County among Wisconsin’s Healthiest Counties


Health Department



Current News

Iowa County Health Rankings 2015

Major Measles Outbreak at Disneyland Shows Why Vaccinations Are So Important

State Health Agency Urges Residents to Fight the Spread of Influenza and Other Illnesses

Take 3 Actions to Fight the Flu

Flu Vaccine Finder

Iowa County Health Department, Emergency Mangement and Upland Hills Health, Working Together on Joint Ebola Planning

Toll Free Line and Website Provide State Residents with Information About Ebola


Ebola - Questions and Answers from CDC



Mission Statement

Iowa County Health Department is the official agency of the County responsible for the promotion of wellness, prevention of disease and provision of a healthful environment. This is accomplished through activities involving assessment of the community, policy development and evaluation of programs.


Core Values:


  • Prevention
  • Promotion
  • Professionalism
  • Compassion
  • Quality


Vision Statement:
Iowa County Health Department will obtain and secure resources to assure growth and sustainability to meet the needs of our communities and to assist in narrowing the gaps in disease prevention and wellness promotion.




Staff Members
Kathy Key, Secretary
Kari Bennett, RN, BSN
Ann Thompson, RN, BSN
Sue Matye, Health Officer


Environmental Health Consultant:
Troy Moris


Board of Health Members:
Greg Parman
Phillip Mrozinski
Linda Pittz
Judy Lindholm
Sue Steudel
Bruce Paull
Tom Howard


Medical Advisor:
Dr. Peter Mullin


Advisory Member:
David Pluymers, Division of Public Health



Public Health Highlights Newsletter

Spring-Summer Newsletter 2015

Winter Newsletter 2014

Fall Newsletter 2014

Summer Newsletter 2014




Southwest Alliance for Tobacco Prevention Newsletter - Jan/Feb 2015

Radon Test Kits Now Available

Entervirus D-68 - What You Should Know

Iowa County Notice of Privacy Practices Regarding Health Information

Iowa County Among Wisconsin's Healthiest

Strategic Plan 2014-2017

Cold Weather Health Advisory

Well Woman Program

Health Care Providers & Programs

Public Health Services

Immunization Clinics

Parenting Resources

Med Drop

Wisconsin Immunization Registry Parent Brochure



Annual Reports

Iowa County Health Department Annual Report



Community Health Needs Assessment

2013 Iowa County Community Health Needs Assessment

2009 Iowa County Health Needs Assessment



Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) 2014-2017

Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) 2014-2017



Health News and Articles

Tick Press Release April 2015

Take Back Unused Prescription Drugs

National Prescription Drug Take Back 2014

Surgeon General Projects 5.6 Million American Children Will Die Prematurely Unless Current Smoking Rates Drop

Wisconsin Ranks 29th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Chickenpox is a Serious Disease!

Immunization Changes



Environmental Health

Bed Bugs Brochure

Bed Bugs Website Links

West Nile Brochure

Lead Pamphlet



Emergency Preparedness & Response

Create A Plan

Preparedness for Emergencies

Emergency Planning Guide For Daycare Centers




Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

The Mesothelioma Cancer Center at


State Health Boards & Directors


Center for Disease Control


WI Department of Health Services


WI Influenza Information


Wisconsin Immunization Registry





8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Monday - Friday


303 W. Chapel St.

Floor 2, Suite 2200

Dodgeville, WI 53533

608 930-9870