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Public Health

Grinnell Regional Public Health offers services to promote and protect the health of
      • Immunization clinics
      • Communicable disease control
      • Child health
      • Women, Infant, Children Nutrition (WIC)
      • Maternal health

Immunization Clinics
Public health offers annual influenza vaccination clinics as well as child and adult immunizations. Click here to view the immunization schedule. 

Communicable Disease Control
Public health nurse provides investigation, follow-up, and education for communicable diseases in the community. Staff also provide TB testing and follow-up. 

Child Health
The professional staff will coordinate health care services for children:
      • Assist in obtaining funding for well-child care
      • Assist with finding medical provider
      • Assist with finding dental provider
      • Provide lead screening
      • Offer health education
      • Perform nutrition evaluations
      • Perform social evaluations, and 
      • Refer to other community resources as needed

For more information click here or call us at 641-236-
2385.


Women, Infant, Children Nutrition
The WIC Nutrition service coordinated by Mid-Iowa Community Action provides vouchers for formula, milk, and nutritious food supplies for pregnant women, nursing mothers, and children to five years of age who are financially eligible. 

For more information click here or call us at 641-236-2385.

Maternal Health Program
A staff member will coordinate health services, such as:
      • Assist in obtaining a physician
      • Assist in obtaining appropriate payment source
      • Offer prenatal education
      • Perform social assessment and guidance
      • Provide nutrition and dental evaluation and education, and
      • Supply prenatal vitamins. 

For more information click here or call us at 641-236-2385.