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Contact Us

Health Department

Address
1907 Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314

Business Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM with extended hours on Tuesday until 7:00 PM

Phone
515-286-3798

Fax
515-286-2033

Toll Free
866-209-1300

Email
healthdept@polkcountyiowa.gov

Additional Contacts

STD/HIV Questions

Business Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM on M,W,TH & F 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM on Tuesday

Main line
515-286-3897

Disease Prevention

Business Hours
Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Main Line
515-286-3890

Travel Immunizations

Business Hours
By Appointment: Mon., Wed., Thu., Fri.: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM and Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Main line
515-286-3657

If you think you need to get tested for COVID-19 or have been exposed, call your clinic FIRST. DO NOT go to the ER or clinic. You could potentially expose others to COVID-19 or be exposed to COVID-19.