How Do I...?
Click to Home

Go To Search
HomeEmail
RSSPrint
Follow us on Facebook
Public Health
Statement of Purpose

The agency specifies its overall purposes as:

  • The promotion and maintenance of health.
  • The prevention of disease and disability.
  • Comprehensive care of the sick and disabled in the home.
  • Collaboration and coordination with other groups in developing and implementing community health programs.
  • Contribution to knowledge which would effect improvements in community health practice.
  • The promotion and maintenance of a healthy environment.


Mission Statement

The mission of Des Moines County Public Health is to improve, protect and promote the health, the environment and well being of residents of Des Moines County.


FLU
Flu vaccines are being given during regular immunization clinics Tuesday and Thursday 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM at 522 N Third Street, Burlington, Iowa.  The cost is $30.  Medicare Part B, Humana, United Healthcare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medicaid MCOs for children and other major insurances will be accepted.  Please bring insurance cards with you.

These clinics are public and flu shots are offered to anyone 6 months or older.

For more information, call (319) 753-8290



Christa Poggemiller
Public Health Director
Email

522 N. 3rd St.
Burlington, IA 52601

Ph: (319) 753-8290
Fx: (319) 753-8703

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Recent News
Saturday 10/28/2017: Des Moines County Prescription Drug Take Back Event
Bring us your expired, unused, or unwanted prescription, over the counter, and liquid medications and we will dispose of them at no cost!!! Please see event flyer for detailed information. Event Flyer...
View All