Webster County Health Department

Provides public health programs, home health services, nursing care, health counseling and immunizations and vaccinations. Additional services also include screenings, CPR/First Aid classes, nutrition programs, environmental health services, senior health, adolescent mental health, communicable diseases, maternal health, child health, developmental screenings, Breast & Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program and a child care nurse consultant program. Other programs managed by the Webster County Health Department include: Family Foundations, Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (Hawk-i), I-Smile Dental Health, Prescriptions for Kids, Teen Information Pregnancy Prevention Program (TIPP), Tobacco/Smoking Cessation Program, Webster County Family Planning Clinic and the Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Program.

Call the Health Department with questions Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4:30 PM. An on-call nurse is also available 24/7 for questions/concerns.

Categories :   Child Care Services & Resources, Crisis/Emergency Information, Disability Services, Family Services, Financial Assistance, Health Services, Mental Health Services, Parenting, Pregnancy & Sexual Health, Senior Citizens, Smoking/Tobacco Cessation, Substance Abuse Services, Youth Services

Phone Number :   515.573.4107

Address :   723 1st Ave S, Fort Dodge

Website :   https://www.webstercountyia.gov/departments/health_department/index.php

Contact Email :   public_health@webstercountyia.org

Hours/Days of Operation :   Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 4:30 PM

Is transportation for clients provided?   Yes

Is the facility handicapped accessible?   Yes

Who is served?   Infants/Pre-K,Youth (K-12),Adults,Senior Citizens,Families

Referral/Registration Process :   Call office,Referral (i.e. by teacher/counselor/agency),Parent/guardian request

Fee/Payment Methods :   Medicaid,Title 19,Sliding scale/income based fee structure,Private insurance,Other

Other Fee/Payment Methods :   we assist anyone with signing up for insurance including T19, Hawk-i, Health & Wellness Plan. We provide services to any citizen in need and at the time of the service we determine if they are eligible for billing but regardless – we provide the service.