Taney County Health Department
Robert Niezgoda, Administrator
Primary
Address:

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Office Hrs:
15479 Hwy. 160
P.O. Box 369
Forsyth, MO 65653-0369
417/546-4725
417/546-4727
niezgr@lpha.mopublic.org

1-888-707-4727
7:30 - 4:30
Secondary
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Office Hrs:
320 Rinehart Road

Branson, MO 65616
417/334-4544 (Ph)
417/335-5727 (Fax)



8:00-4:30
Web Site: http://www.taneycohealth.org
Governing Body: Board Advisory Board: YesMill Tax Rate:$ 0.1404
Ordinances: Animal Control; Fee for Service; 1999 National Food Code (Countywide)
Primary Focus: Improve the health and environment of the community through leadership, education and coordination of services.
Board Chair:
Buddy Roberts
PO Box 958
Forsyth, MO 65653
417-546-5612
County Commissioner:
Ron Houseman
P.O. Box 1086
Forsyth, MO 65653
417-546-7204
Services Offered:
Blood Pressure Screening
Child Car Seat Education
Children's Dental Clinic
Community Health Program Planning
Communicable Disease Testing and Follow-up
Disease Surveillance and Data Analysis
Emergency Response Planning
Comprehensive Environmental Health Services Including: Animal Control, Daycare, Lodging and Restaurant Inspections, Certified Laboratory, Pool Monitoring and Vector Control
Family Planning
Immunizations for Children and Adults
Flu Shot Clinics
Lead Screening
MC+ Applications
Prenatal Case Management
Pregnancy Testing and Temporary Medicaid
Public Health Education
Resource Referrals
STD/HIV Testing and Counseling
School Health
Show Me Healthy Women
TB Testing
WIC
Contracts with DHSS:
Child Care Facility Inspection
Core Public Health Functions
Emergency Response
Maternal and Child Health (MCH)
Show-Me Healthy Women
WIC
Multi-county Agreements Relating to Public Health: None
Total Revenue (2012): $3,789,511.00 Local Contribution (2012): $1,510,581.00
# of Licensed Child Care Facilities: 27 Capacity: 806
# of Hospitals: 1Population as of 7/01/11: 52,736
# of RHCs: 8# of FQHCs: 0
Ratio of Physicians Per Population: 1:588 Ratio of RNs Per Population: 1:148
MO HealthNet Managed Care (Fee for Service or Capitated Rate): Fee for Service

Updated 4/1/2014