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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Warming Center Locations Throughout The Metro

Ankeny: Kirkendall Public Library, 1210 NW Prairie Ridge Drive, open Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m., Friday - Saturday:9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Sunday:2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Clive: Clive Public Library, 1900 NW 114th Street, open 8am-8pm Monday-Thursday, 9am-6pm Friday, 9am-5pm Saturday, 1pm-5pm Su…

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Health Department Releases The 2018 Schools Immunization Reports

The Polk County Health Department has released the 2018 edition of the Polk County Schools Immunization Reports. These reports contain information from immunization audits conducted in 150 public and non-public schools within Polk County between October – December 2018. “Our school immunization r…

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Weekly Std Totals

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For February 4 – 8, 2019

February 4 – 8, 2019, Health Department staff investigated 90 Chlamydia cases, 35 Gonorrhea cases, 7 Syphilis cases and 2 cases of HIV and in 2019; we have investigated 445 Chlamydia cases, 180 Gonorrhea cases, 18 Syphilis cases and 4 cases of HIV.

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For January 28 – February 1, 2019

January 28 – February 1, 2019, Health Department staff investigated 81 Chlamydia cases, 25 Gonorrhea cases, 3 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2019; we have investigated 355 Chlamydia cases, 145 Gonorrhea cases, 11 Syphilis cases and 2 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