-Various lab tests offered through Labcorp
-TB skin test and follow up evaluation
-Maternal assessment, education, counseling and referrals
-Edinburgh Postpartum Depression Screening
-Infant Safe Sleep information
-Vision, hearing, speech, and dental screenings(including OAE newborn screening)
-Growth and development assessments
-Vision and hearing screening
-Early detection, education, and monitoring of health problems
-Information and referral for family planning services
Home visits are available for homebound clients. These visits can be utilized to monitor health status, set up pill boxes, nail care, etc.
All recommended childhood, adolescent, college, and adult vaccines including:
-Influenza (including HD for 65+)
-Hepatitis A and B
-Typhoid and Shingles (zoster) vaccines
-Assessment of recommended vaccines for international travel
The Women, Infant, and Child program provides nutrition assessment and food benefits to income eligible pregnant women, infants and children less than 5 years old.
Physicals are available for children 1-7 years of age for the purposes of school and/or daycare.
Infant, convertible, highback w/ harness, and booster seats available at a free or reduced cost. A certified safety seat technician will help insure proper installation. Free car seat checks are available.
Breast pumps are available for purchase.
Breastfeeding assistance and information is available as well.
Information for daycare licensure is available upon request.
This is an income based monthly food program. In these food packs there are shelf stable and frozen foods available.
The monthly pantry packs are available to anyone who is in need. This program is offered one day per month. These packs include canned goods, various fruits and/or vegetables, breads, and desserts.
This program provides primary healthcare services to migratory and seasonal farmworkers throughout the state of Kansas.
Once a month a nurse will visit the Jetmore and Hanston Senior Centers. Blood pressure checks will be offered. Seasonal influenza vaccine will be offered yearly. Other vaccines available upon request.
Lactation consultations are available by appointment for assistance with breastfeeding. All breastfeeding dyads are welcome. Assistance with many different aspects of breastfeeding are available.
The Hodgeman County Health Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.
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