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Pottawattamie County Public Health

Pottawattamie County Public Health's mission is to work in partnership to protect all of Pottawattamie County residents’ health. Health: that optimal state of physical, mental, and environmental well-being that is a right and responsibility of all residents of Pottawattamie County.

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Car Seat Installation and Checks

Pottawattamie County Public Health offers free car seat installations and checks from one of our Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Technicians. Call 712-242-1155 to schedule an appointment for a check today!

#GetOnBoard with Opportunities Available to Serve as Board Members or Commissioner

At Pottawattamie County, we want to encourage community engagement. Our citizens play a vital role in determining the key decisions of today and the path for tomorrow. There are several ways to #GetOnBoard, with opportunities currently available to serve as a board member or commissioner. Explore the possibilities ?? https://www.pottcounty-ia.gov/jobs/ #FindYourFire #MakeADifference #BeTheVoice

Flu Shots Available at our Clinic!

Pottawattamie County Public Health has flu shots available at no cost for VFC and individuals with insurance. For individuals without insurance, they are available for $20 cash. Both walk-ins and appointments available Monday-Friday 8:30-4:00pm.

Pottawattamie County Public Health Recognized by NACCHO for 'An Expression of Community'

Pottawattamie County’s– ‘An Expression of Community’ has been recognized with the Innovative Practice Bronze Award from the National Associations of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO). The award celebrates local health departments for developing innovative programs to meet the needs of their communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. The designation as a Bronze Innovative Practice demonstrates a high level of program innovation and reflects the collaboration, adaptability, and program resilience.

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