Public Health in Iowa

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Iowa Department of Public Health

  • Ten Rules of Thumb for Local Boards of Health
  • Public Health Director's Orientation Guide
  • Local Board of Health Guidebook
  • Mission and Organization

Local Boards of Health Toolkit

Code of Iowa

  • Chapter 21: Open Meetings Law
  • Chapter 22: Open Records
  • Chapter 137: Local Boards of Health
  • Chapter 139A: Communicable and Reportable Diseases and Poisonings
  • Chapter 331: County Home Rule Implementation
  • Chapter 351: Dogs and Other Animals
  • Chapter 455B.172: Jurisdiction of Department and Local Boards

Iowa Administrative Code

  • Section 567: Environmental Protection Commission
  • Section 641: Public Health Department

Jail Visits

  • Information received on Public Health Staff Making Jail Visits
  • Greene County Public Health & Sheriff's Office Agreement

On-Call Pay Rates by County Agency

Iowa Public Health Websites

  • Iowa Department of Public Health
  • Iowa Counties Public Health Association
  • Iowa Environmental Health Association
  • Iowa Public Health Association
  • Iowa Public Health Information
  • Iowa State Association of Counties
  • University of Iowa college of Public Health
  • University of Iowa Institute for Public Health Practice
  • Upper Midwest Public Health Training Center
  • Upper Midwest Center for Public Health Practice
  • University of Iowa Hardin Library for the Health Sciences

Frequent Collaborators with Public Health

  • Iowa Department of Education
  • Iowa Department of Human Services
  • Iowa Department of Natural Resources
  • Iowa Department of Elder Affairs

Open Learning

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