The public health professional maintains, promotes, and restores health through caring, coordinating, educating, and collaborating interdependently with community partners.


  Marion County, Iowa - Public Health

Marion County Public Health is an integral component of the health care system, using the core functions and essential services of Public Health and the art and science of nursing, education, and other public health related disciplines to promote, preserve, and restore the health of individuals and the community.

The public health professional is an individual, family and community advocate, community resource, and caregiver, who uses scientific based information to educate, empower, and encourage independence for individuals and families.

The public health professional maintains, promotes, and restores health through caring, coordinating, educating, and collaborating interdependently with community partners.

Marion County Public Health maintains their own website. Click here to visit their website!


COVID-19 VIRUS AND COUNTY SERVICES INFORMATION


As of March 13, 2020, the Marion County Emergency Mangagement has activated the United Way 211 hotline protocol in regard to the COVID-19 virus.

Questions and Information can be accessed in the following manners:

Dial 2-1-1

Text Zipcode to 898211

https://www.211iowa.org/


With the cancellations and quickly changing social environment due to COVID-19, it is important to know that Marion County leadership is planning with partners for response. Iowa Department of Public Health has provided guidance for Businesses and Organizations, Healthcare, Long-Term Care, Schools, Public, general prevention and travel guidance. For guidance please go to:

https://idph.iowa.gov/Emerging-Health-Issues/Novel-Coronavirus


COVID-19 Virus - Iowa Department of Public Health

Press Release from the IDPH

Additional Information from the IDPH


The Public Health Office has moved to new location and is now located at 2003 North Lincoln, Knoxville.


Department Head Name:
Kim Dorn [email protected]


Address of
Public Health office:
2003 North Lincoln
Knoxville Iowa 50138
Hours Office is open:
Monday - Friday
8:00 A.M - 4:30 P.M.
Open through lunch hour


Mailing Address of
Public Health office:
P.O. Box 152
Knoxville Iowa 50138

Phone Number:
(641) 828-2238

FAX Number:
(641) 842-3442

Public Health Maintains their Own Website:
Click here to visit
 
             

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