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You can find current information on health and disease surveillance, and safety activities for the state of Iowa here.

All the rain lately has flooded some private wells. For information on well management during floods, click here!

Click here for information on Nicotine Replacement Thereapy offer!

Click here for more information on Code Red emergency notifications.

It is easy to get distracted in our world today but do something to remind yourself that your child is in the car with you. Place a stuffed animal in the seat next to you as a visual reminder that your child is in the back, or leave your purse or breifcase or some item you'll need at your destination in the backseat with the child. It only takes one quick decision-Watch this powerful video.


Emergency Medical Services
Calhoun County has instituted the Code Red Emergency Notificatio
n System - an ultra high-speed telephone communication service for emergency notifications.

Contact us:

Calhoun County Public Health

501 Court Street

Rockwell City, IA 50579


Fax: 712-297-7530

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The household hazardous waste collection site is now open! Call 712-297-8323 ex 236 for an appointment!


Our Mission. Calhoun County Public Health's mission is to partner with the community to provide quality public health services in Calhoun County.

Vision Statement. Prevent. Promote. Protect.

Our Services: We provide a variety of Public Health Services through this office. Click on each service area below to find out more about what we do and how it may help you and your family.

Resource and Referral

Emergency Medical Services

Homemaker Service

Home Health Care

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Environmental Health

Family/Child Health Services

Disaster Response



Iowa Public Health Standards

The Iowa Public Health Standards provide a consistent, accountable approach to promoting and protecting the health of Iowans. The standards describe the basic public health services and infrastructure that all Iowans can reasonably expect from their local and the state public health departments. Click on each standard below to see the 2011 version.


2011 CHNA HIP reports are now available! Click here to read the report and see how Calhoun County is doing. You can also see the performance measures for Calhoun County here.



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