Public Health & Home Care

County Office Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Drivers License Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Public Health Services Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Clerk of Court Hours

M W F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
T Th 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Buena Vista County, Iowa - Beautiful View

athompson@co.buena-vista.ia.us

 

 

Contact Public Health and Homecare

Administrator:
Pam Bogue RNC, Administrator
Assistant Administrator/ Immunization Coordinator:
Mona Mason
Fiscal manager:
Anna Thompson
Public Health Coordinator:
Jackie Regennitter, RNC
Public Health Nurse
Kaeri Geery, RNC
PHEP Coordinator:
Doreen Pedersen,RN
Home Care Aide Supervisor:
Carolyn Armstrong, HCA
Home Care Aide/ Homemaker Staff:
Stephanie Duriez, HCA
Tammi Schultz, HCA
 
Family STEPS Workers:
Tiffany Smith, BS
Janet Gritten, BS
Interpreter:
Araseli Tellor
Htoo Ray Wah

 

Public Health and Home Care
East Richland Annex
1709 East Richland Annex
P.O. Box 1332
Storm Lake IA 50588
P: 712-749-2548
After Hours: 712-299-3498
E-mail Us

 

Public Health & Home Care

Public Health Buena Vista County Public Health and Home Care touches the lives of Buena Vista County residents every day. Our Public Health services prepare for, respond to and recover from Public Health emergencies such as the 2009 H1N1 Influenza Epidemic. We aid in the prevention of epidemics and spread of disease through our investigations of communicable and infectious diseases. Healthy behaviors are promoted through agency programs.

Home Care Buena Vista County Public Health and Home Care employs skilled professional nurses and certified home care aides who provide skilled and compassionate care in the home to all age groups. Our home care programs allow clients to reach and maintain their optimal level of care and quality of life. Our care is available to anyone meeting admission criteria regardless of funding. Our goal is to assist clients to remain in their home.

Services offered (see link for specific details):

  • Skilled Nursing Services
  • Child, Adolescent and Adult Immunizations
  • Tuberculosis testing and follow up
  • Communicable disease teaching and follow up
  • Tobacco Prevention
  • Home Care Aide and Homemaker services
  • Family STEPS
  • Community education on health related topics/prevention
  • Safe Sharps Program

For a FREE home visit to evaluate for services CALL: 712-749-2548

For more information on Public Health Issues in Iowa, visit the Iowa Department of Public Health website: www.idph.state.ia.us