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Welcome to Richland County Health Department-Wahpeton, ND
Richland County Health Department has been serving the residents of Richland County North Dakota and the surrounding communities since the late 1930ís. Our services are divided into six major areas which includes:
Public Health, Home Health, Family Planning, WIC, Maternal Child Health, and Environmental Services.

Vision Statement
Partner in education and disease prevention.

       
  Mission:
Working together promoting healthy lifestyles and living well.
   
Health Department Programs

COMMUNITY RESOURCE PROGRAM
Assists the uninsured and under insured gain access to quality healthcare


EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS / ENVIRONMENTAL
Inspections of On-Site Septic Systems, Licensing Body Art Estabishments, and Nuisance Complaints.  Radon and Water Test Kits


FAMILY PLANNING PROGRAM
Reproductive Health Education and Exams, Pregnancy Testing, Natural Family Planning and Contraceptive Services

HEALTH PROMOTION
Cholesterol and Lipid Profile, Footcare, CPR/AED, First Aid, Babysitting Clinics, Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar

HIV/STI/HEPATITIS C TESTING
Testing and Counseling Available

HOME HEALTH PROGRAM
Registered Nurse Visits, Home Visits by Registered Nurses and Home Health Aides

IMMUNIZATIONS
Adult and Children Vaccinations, Immunization Records

 

INFLUENZA
Flu Vaccinations for Adults and Children

MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH
Newborn Home Visits, Optimal Pregnancy Outcome Program, ND Health Tracks Screening, Car Seats

SCHOOL HEALTH
Health Education, Scoliosis and Vision Screenings

TOBACCO PREVENTION PROGRAM
Tobacco Prevention and Control Education and Policies

TUBERCULOSIS PROGRAM
TB Testing and Monitoring

WIC
Food Program for Women, Infants and Children Nutrition Assessment and Education

WOMENíS WAY
Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program for Income and Age Eligible North Dakota Women

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All Client Services are Confidential.

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