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

Unusual Late Season Heat...Stay Safe!

The National Weather Service has issued a weather statement regarding the unusual late-season heat. We will see heat index values today exceeding 90º for 8 hours, and nearing the 100º mark. Saturday looks to have similar conditions with 7 or more hours of heat index values at/above 90. We should…

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For September 11– 15, 2017

September 11 – 15, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 61 Chlamydia cases, 27 Gonorrhea cases, 5 Syphilis cases and 2 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 2,380 Chlamydia cases, 772 Gonorrhea cases, 141 Syphilis cases and 33 cases 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