Polk County Health Department

Welcome to Polk County Health Department!

Welcome to Polk County Health Department!

Welcome to Polk County Health Department!

Welcome to Polk County Health Department!

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News & Press Releases

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For September 19-23, 2016

September 19-23, 2016, Health Department staff confirmed 88 Chlamydia cases, 19 Gonorrhea cases, 3 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2016; we have confirmed 2,336 Chlamydia cases, 627 Gonorrhea cases, 134 Syphilis cases and 23 cases of HIV.

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It’S That Time Again…To Get Your Flu Shot

(Des Moines, IA) - At the Polk County Health Department and at many clinics and pharmacies, flu season is in full swing. Each year, we are adding more flu clinics to our schedule and seeing individuals visit our walk-in flu clinic daily.

Rick Kozin, Polk County Health Department Director said,…

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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