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Jefferson County Health Department, Home Health & Hospice
        • Public Health
                • Home Health
                          • Hospice

  What is public health?
We promote the health and well-being of the public, and assist in preventing unnecessary disease, disability, and premature death.

  ADULT HEALTH SERVICES

Women's Pap Screening/Education
Breast Health Screening/Education
Immunizations/Education
Community Health Screening Clinics
Assistance with in-home meal preparation and housekeeping for the elderly/disabled
In-Home Personal/Attendant care for the elderly/disabled
Locating resources to allow older people to remain in their home

  HEALTH SERVICES FOR CHILDREN

Child Care Facility Surveys
Immunizations
Well Child Health Assessments
School Health Services
Infant and Toddler Carseat Loan

  MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES

Prenatal & Childbirth Education
Resource Referral Prenatal and Postnatal
Pre/Post Natal Supplemental Nursing Care for Mother and Baby
Healthy Start Home Visitor Program
Contraceptive Services

  HEALTH EDUCATION AND INFORMATION

Health Promotion/Disease Prevention
Diabetic Support Group
Child Day Care
Practicum Site for Students in Social Work, Nursing and Family Practice Residency , Geography, Environmental Science

  ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES

Private Well Water Screening & Evaluation
Education & Consultation
Single-Family Dwelling Permits and Inspections
Small Business Wastewater Permits and Inspections

  COMMUNICABLE DISEASE SERVICES

Surveillance
Lab Testing
Assistance for Control

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Jefferson County Health Department, Home Health & Hospice
(785) 863-2447
1212 Walnut - Hwy 59 - P.O. Box 324, Oskaloosa, KS 66066-0324
Public Health Fax: 785-863-2652 • Home Health/Hospice Fax: 785-863-3323


June 16, 1998 / Debbie Nickels / Oskaloosa, Kansas / jchd@ruralnet1.com


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