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公共卫生

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西林肯路1000号
杰斐逊,爱荷华州50129
(515) 386-3228

 

公共卫生 

Greene County 公共卫生 interacts with the community at large through immunization clinics, H.O.P.E.S. program, 孩子 and 青少年健康 services and many other programs. They provide comprehensive services through the county's 公共卫生 Agency.

公共卫生服务

贷款的衣橱
Greene County 公共卫生 offers a community loan closet.  医疗设备,如手杖, 步行者, 床边的马桶, bath benches and wheelchairs can be borrowed by calling 公共卫生. 

Community Needs Assessment/Health Improvement Plan
A process of collaboration with partners and residents of Greene County to identify and address health needs of the population.  

健康保养计划
对于稳定的客户, chronic conditions that could benefit from nursing visits 1-2 times a month for assistance with:

  • Medication monitoring, set-up and education
  • Short-term administration of injections
  • 教学与护理干预
  • Maintenance of current illness/condition at highest possible level
  • 服务的团队方法
  • Evaluation visits for assessment of physical, emotional, home or environmental safety
  • Referrals to other community resources as needed (pharmacists, 医生, 家庭护理提供者, 医院, 养老院, 聚集吃饭, 等.)

Fees are based on a sliding fee scale or grant funding (must meet financial guidelines).

Lifeline Emergency 响应 System
Lifeline personal emergency response system units bring peace of mind to individuals and families in the 澳门葡京在线注册网站 service area.  The Medical Alert Button provides access to trained care specialists 24 hours a day, 一周七天, 一年365天. 

协调护理服务
Free follow-up visits after hospital discharge to ensure smooth transition, communication with physician and knowledge of community resources.

社区教育

Unlocking Brain Fitness: Keys to Dementia Prevention
Greene County 公共卫生 partners with the Alzheimer's Association and the YMCA of Greater Des Moines to offer this 10-week, evidence-based program designed to reduce the risk of dementia by as much as 70%. The course is offered several times per year for those 55 and older who do not have a diagnosis of dementia or significant cognitive decline. 联系 公共卫生 at 515-386-3228 for more information on the course and fees. 

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), First Aid and Stop the Bleed Classes
Regional community members and businesses are encouraged to participate in life-saving training with Greene County 公共卫生. Classes in CPR, First Aid and Stop the Bleed classes can be arranged to fit into nearly any schedule. 联系 公共卫生 for details and costs. 

阳光安全社区计划
每年夏天, the Iowa Cancer Consortium and the Iowa Department of 公共卫生 and Human Services join forces to educate about the dangers of sun exposure and the way to promote healthy skin protection habits. Greene County 公共卫生 oversees the annual program, providing regional residents with details on how to remain sun safe as well as distributing free sunscreen.

儿童乘客安全计划 
Greene County 公共卫生 has certified child passenger safety technicians ready to assist with the installation of car seats and/or checking to ensure the car seat is safe. Participants are guided through the seat installation process and will be connected with appropriate resources for any special needs. A new car seat is also provided at no cost to those who complete the installation education. 

社区外展

应急准备 & 响应
The 公共卫生 department has developed preparedness plans, and purchased tools and resources to help us prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters.

除了, community members are encouraged to participate in the Greene County M医疗预备队, a network of medical and non-medical volunteers who support public health and emergency management agencies throughout the Greene County area during disasters and other times of need. These volunteers also provide valuable service to area residents through the 健康骑行计划The Greene County M医疗预备队 is a unit of the national M医疗预备队s, and is managed locally by Greene County 公共卫生. Call 515-386-3228 for more information.

血压门诊
A weekly blood pressure clinic is held at 公共卫生 on Monday from 12-1:30 p.m.  捐款1美元.00-$2.万分感谢.  无需预约.

预防传染病
公共卫生 works with the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services and local healthcare providers, daycare centers and school nurses to prevent the spread of communicable diseases and educate the public about infection prevention.

 

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