COVID-19 Vaccination Information
COVID-19 vaccination is the best weapon we have to get out of the pandemic. Vaccines are readily available in medical clinics, pharmacies, and at our public health office. We administer free COVID vaccinations at our office each Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please call 712-749-2548 to schedule your appointment.
Caring Is What We Do Best!
Public Health Buena Vista County Public Health and Home Care touches the lives of Buena Vista County residents every day. Our Public Health services prepare for, respond to and recover from Public Health emergencies such as the 2009 H1N1 Influenza Epidemic. We aid in the prevention of epidemics and spread of disease through our investigations of communicable and infectious diseases. Healthy behaviors are promoted through agency programs.
Buena Vista County Public Health and Home Care employs skilled professional nurses and certified home care aides who provide skilled and compassionate care in the home to all age groups. Our home care programs allow clients to reach and maintain their optimal level of care and quality of life. Our care is available to anyone meeting admission criteria regardless of funding. Our goal is to assist clients to remain in their home.
- Skilled Nursing Services
- Child, Adolescent and Adult Immunizations
- Tuberculosis testing and follow up
- Communicable disease teaching and follow up
- Tobacco Prevention
- Family STEPS
- Community education on health related topics/prevention
- Safe Sharps Program
For a FREE home visit to evaluate for services CALL: 712-749-2548
For more information on Public Health Issues in Iowa, visit the Iowa Department of Public Health website: www.idph.state.ia.us