Home care and Health services through County Department. he Polk County Health Department provides a wide variety of programming including:
Communicable Disease Surveillance and Control
Women Infants and Children (WIC)
Wisconsin Well Woman Program
Birth to 3
Prenatal Care Coordination
Childhood Lead Screening
Agent for the state for licensing and inspecting:
Agent for the DNR for transient well water testing.
Some of our unique programs are Family Health Benefits Counseling, Peer Breastfeeding Counseling and Fiscal Agent for a 14 county Public Health Preparedness Consortium.