Health

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.

 

Contents

Current News

Mission Statement

Members

Public Health Highlights Newsletter

Documents

Annual Reports

Community Health Needs Assessment

Health News and Articles

Environmental Health

Emergency Preparedness & Response

Links

Contact

 

 

Iowa County among Wisconsin’s Healthiest Counties

 

Health Department

 

 

Current News

Drug Collection September 2014

 

2014 Health and Wellness Expo

 

Ebola - Questions and Answers from CDC

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/qa.html

 

 

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.

 

 

Health Dept. Workers

 

Members

Staff Members (Left to Right)
Kathy Key, Secretary
Kari Bennett, RN, BSN
Ann Thompson, RN, BSN
Jenny Pritchett, Health Officer, MPH, RN, CIC

 

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

Summer Newsletter 2014

Spring Newsletter 2014

Winter Newsletter 2013

Fall Newsletter 2013

 

 

Documents

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

 

 

Health News and Articles

Tick Press Release June 2014

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

 

 

Links

The Mesothelioma Cancer Center at Asbestos.com

 

State Health Boards & Directors

www.walhdab.org

 

Center for Disease Control

www.cdc.gov

 

WI Department of Health Services

www.dhs.wisconsin.gov

 

WI Influenza Information

www.pandemic.wisconsin.gov

 

Wisconsin Immunization Registry

https://dhswir.org

 

 

Contact

 

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

Monday - Friday

 

303 W. Chapel St.

Floor 2, Suite 2200

Dodgeville, WI 53533

608 930-9870