Polk County Health Department

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Sexually Transmitted Disease (Std) Weekly Totals For September 22 - 26, 2014

September  22- 26, 2014, Health Department staff confirmed 59 Chlamydia cases, 10 Gonorrhea cases, 1 Syphilis case and 0 cases of HIV.

Polk County Health Department Announces Flu Clinic Schedule

(Des Moines, IA) –The Polk County Health Department will start hosting community flu vaccination clinics now through November 2014. The annual “drive-thru flu clinic” will be held on Saturday, October 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Polk County Health Department. The flu clinic schedule is avail…


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Phone: (515)-286-3798
Fax: (515)-286-2033
Toll free: 866-209-1300

Address: 1907, Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314