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

Health Department And Community Partners Host Health Insurance Enrollment And Renewal Fair

The Polk County Health Department, Broadlawns Medical Center, Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa and Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines will host a health insurance enrollment and re-enrollment fair on Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Evelyn Davis Center (801 University Ave, …

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Polk County Health Department's New Vaccine Website

The Polk County Health Department has developed a new website strictly dedicated to vaccines. The website will provide information regarding: Vaccine schedules Information about vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases  Frequently asked questions and answers Resources You can view the w…

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Weekly Std Totals

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For January 8 – 12, 2018

January 8 – 12, 2018, Health Department staff confirmed 68 Chlamydia cases, 48 Gonorrhea cases, 5 Syphilis cases and 1 case of HIV and in 2018; we have confirmed 108 Chlamydia cases, 71 Gonorrhea cases, 7 Syphilis cases and 2 cases of HIV.

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For January 1 – 5, 2018

January 1 – 5, 2018, Health Department staff confirmed 40 Chlamydia cases, 23 Gonorrhea cases, 2 Syphilis cases and 1 case of HIV and in 2018; we have confirmed 40 Chlamydia cases, 23 Gonorrhea cases, 2 Syphilis cases and 1 case of HIV.

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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