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2019-2020 Meningitis Vaccine Requirement
With very hot weather expected this weekend the Polk County Health Department encourages residents to take extra precautions to stay safe. Hot and humid conditions are expected in central Iowa Friday into Monday. High temperatures are forecast in the low- to mid-90s, with heat index values expect…
The Polk County Health Department will offer free HIV testing on Thursday, June 27, 2019 in honor of National HIV Testing Day. Testing will take place from 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM in the Health Department’s outreach trailer located in our parking lot (1907 Carpenter Ave.)
About 1.1 million people in …
July 8 – 12, 2019, Health Department staff investigated 75 Chlamydia cases, 30 Gonorrhea cases, 7 Syphilis cases and 3 cases of HIV and in 2019; we have investigated 2097 Chlamydia cases, 829 Gonorrhea cases, 99 Syphilis cases and 18 cases of HIV.
July 1 – 5, 2019, Health Department staff investigated 61 Chlamydia cases, 16 Gonorrhea cases, 3 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2019; we have investigated 2022 Chlamydia cases, 799 Gonorrhea cases, 92 Syphilis cases and 15 cases of HIV.
Phone: (515)-286-3798Fax: (515)-286-2033Toll free: 866-209-1300Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Address: 1907, Carpenter AvenueDes Moines, IA 50314
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