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Department Detail:  Health Department

Department Health Department
Department Head Melissa Geach
Address 502 Copper Street
Suite 2
Hurley, Wisconsin  54534
Phone Number 715-561-2191
Fax Number 715-561-2836
Staff Health Department Staff
Office Hours Monday through Friday -- 8am to 4pm

Mission Statement:  The Iron County Health Department is here to serve the residents of Iron County by promoting health and preventing disease.


Services Provided:






Birth to Three Program

Bike Safety Program

FREE fluoride drops and tablets

Free lead testing

Communicable disease follow-up

Childcare provider health consultation/SIDS education

Children with Special Health Care Needs Service Coordination





  • Tetanus
  • Flu
  • Hepatitis B

TB skin tests

Adult Health screens:

  • Hemoglobin
  • Blood Pressure
  • Glucose
  • Urine
  • Cholesterol

Iron County 5-Year Community Health Plan

Public health emergency preparedness


Reproductive Health Clinic


Routine gynecologic exams: pap smears, breast and pelvic

Pregnancy testing

Testing, follow-up, and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases

Comprehensive family planning

Contraceptive supplies/medications/injections

Prenatal Care Coordination

Pre-conceptual health education

Wisconsin Medicaid, Badgercare and Wisconsin Family Planning Waiver Programs

Wisconsin Well Woman Program


School Services


Fluoride rinse program

Fluoride varnish program

Immunization coordination and consultation

Birth to Three transition

Health care consultation


Environmental Health


Food and waterborne illness investigation

Registered sanitarian

Indoor air quality screening

Restaurant, lodging and campground licensing




Presentations to community groups on health topics

Bloodborne pathogens inservice

Free health pamphlets


Jail Health


Iron County Tobacco Free Coalition

Public Information

To view the Iron County Health Department website please click here .

Committee Of Jurisdiction Board of Health Committee
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