Polk County Health Department

Welcome to Polk County Health Department!

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Staff Supports Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month!

Health Department Receives Learning Center

Uninsured? Need a mammogram? WE can help!

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Hot Weather Health Forecast

Info: Scott Sheridan, Kent State University and Laurence Kalkstein, University of Miami

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News & Press Releases

Sexually Transmitted Disease (Std) Weekly Totals For July 20 – July 24, 2015

July 20 – 24, 2015, Health Department staff confirmed 61 Chlamydia cases, 24 Gonorrhea cases, 0 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and so far in 2015, we have confirmed 1,593 Chlamydia cases, 321 Gonorrhea cases, 81 Syphilis cases and 18 cases of HIV.

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Polk County Health Department Offers Back-To-School Clinic Appointments

(Des Moines, IA) – The Polk County Health Department is offering a unique opportunity for Polk County students to get all their back-to-school health needs met.

“Polk County students are required to receive certain medical and dental services before they start the school year,” said Rick Kozin…

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Overview of Health Department Services

Contact Us

Phone: (515)-286-3798
Fax: (515)-286-2033
Toll free: 866-209-1300
Email:
healthdept@polkcountyiowa.gov


Address: 1907, Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314