Health Services


The Health Services Department collaborates in community health assessment, assurance, and policy development to ensure the public’s health. Its prime responsibility is to plan programs, develop and implement policies and ordinances based on community health needs, and respond to related health issues and emergencies as required, all in collaboration with community partners.

​Flood Resources

Visit this Iowa Department of Public Health website on flood-related disease precautions and other information.

2016-2017 Urban Deer Management Brochure is now online!

Please visit our Deer Management Program page to view the new brochure and other information electronically. Hard copies of the brochure will be mailed out once available.

West Nile Virus Awareness

The Iowa Department of Public Health wants to urge Iowans to take precautions to protect themselves against mosquito bites. Read the news release about West Nile Virus here.

Tick Season is Here

See this media release from the Iowa Department of Public Health on how to avoid tick bites and other helpful information.

Dubuque County Health Needs Assessment and Health Improvement Plan (CHNA-HIP)

Dubuque County CHNA-HIP 2015

Bed Bug Information

Below are a couple links for information on bed bugs:
Bed Bug Information from the EPA
Central Ohio Bed Bug Information


Affordable Care Enrollment

Where to Get Information or Help With Enrolling