Howard County Public Health Department
Sheila Wallace, Administrator
Primary
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600 W. Morrison, Ste. 7

Fayette, MO 65248-1075
660/248-3100
660/248-3275
wallas1@lpha.mopublic.org


8:30 - 4:30
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Web Site: N/A
Governing Body: Commission Advisory Board: NoMill Tax Rate:$ 0.0000
Ordinances: Fee for Service
Primary Focus: Women, adolescent and children's health
Board Chair:
N/A


County Commissioner:
Lowell Eaton
#1 Courthouse Square
Fayette, MO 65248
660-248-2193
Services Offered:
Birth and death certificates
Blood pressure checks
Child care inspections
Cholesterol /Hgb screening
Communicable disease education, investigation and follow-up
Community Education
Family planning
Glucose testing
Head lice screening
Immunizations (Adults and Children)
Lead screening and testing
Outbreak investigations
Pregnancy testing
Public Health Information & Referral
Restaurant/lodging inspections
School health
STD screen
Temporary Medicaid assignment for pregnant women
Tuberculosis screening and education
Water testing
WIC
Women's wellness
Contracts with DHSS:
Child Care Health Consultation
Child Care Sanitation Inspection
Core Public Health Functions
Maternal Child Health (MCH)
Regional Public Health Emergency Management Planning & Preparedness
WIC
Multi-county Agreements Relating to Public Health: None
Total Revenue (2012): $189,497.00 Local Contribution (2012): $64,629.00
# of Licensed Child Care Facilities: 12 Capacity: 158
# of Hospitals: 0Population as of 7/01/11: 10,204
# of RHCs: # of FQHCs:
Ratio of Physicians Per Population: 1:1667 Ratio of RNs Per Population: 1:80
MO HealthNet Managed Care (Fee for Service or Capitated Rate): Capitated Rate

Updated 4/1/2014