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.

COVID-19 Updates

Latest information and updates on the COVID-19 pandemic.

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week - October 25-31, 2020

Each year, National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW) is a call to bring together individuals, organizations, industry, and state, tribal, and local governments to increase lead poisoning prevention awareness in an effort to reduce childhood exposure to lead.

Did you know?

Approximately 500,000 children ages 1-5 in the U.S. have elevated blood lead levels, when absorbed into the body, it can result in damage to the brain and nervous system, learning and behavior problems, slow growth and development, and hearing and speech problems.

Learn more about the ways you can prevent lead poisoning, mitigate lead in your home, and the importance of testing for lead in children. 

2019-2021 Dubuque County Health Needs Assessment and Health Improvement Plan (CHNA-HIP)

Affordable Care Enrollment

Information and help with enrollment.

Bed Bug Information

Food Poisoning

To report a possible case of food poisoning from a food establishment in Iowa, call the IowaSic hotline at 844-IowaSic.

Contact Us

  1. Mary Rose Corrigan  |  email
    RN, Public Health Specialist

    Connie Mueller  |  email
    Confidential Account Clerk

    Phone: 563.589.4181
    TDD/TTY: 563.589.4193
    Fax: 563.589.4299
    Staff Directory

    City Hall Annex
    1300 Main Street, Dubuque, IA 52001

    Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.