Public Health Division

  1. Adult & Aging Services

    The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) works to help seniors continue living in their homes and independently in the community for as long as possible.

  2. Emergency Preparedness

    Itasca County has the primary responsibility for assuring the overall health of the community in the event of any disaster, either natural or man-made.

  3. Environmental Health

    Itasca County Public Health provides information and referrals for environmental health hazards that potentially affect the health and safety of our residents.

  4. Family Health

    Information on family health services provided by the Public Health Division.

  5. Hand Hygiene

    Hand hygiene is a term used to cover both hand washing using soap and water, and cleaning hands with waterless or alcohol-based hand sanitizers.

  6. Health Education

    The Public Health Division provides health education resources, teaching, information based on best practices and current recommendations to community groups and organizations on a variety of topics.

  7. Immunizations

    Itasca County Public Health offers immunizations for people of all ages.

  8. Online Adult Public Health Intake Form

  9. Online Medical Transportation Reimbursement Form

    Medical providers can access the medical transportation reimbursement form.

  10. Personal Care Attendant

    Personal Care Attendant services are for people who need help with day-to-day assistance in meeting their personal care needs and is available to eligible persons with disabilities and the elderly.

  11. WIC

    WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.

  12. Sexually Transmitted Dieases

    Sexually transmitted diseases, or STDs, also referred to as sexually transmitted infections or STIs, do not refer to any one disease but include more than 25 infectious organisms that are transmitted through sexual activity and the dozens of clinical syndromes that they cause.