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Community Health Services

Community Health services provided by the Dickinson-Iron District Health Department (DIDHD) include Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), Hearing and Vision Testing, Children's Special Health Care Services (CSHCS), Maternal and Infant Support Services (MSS/ISS), MIChild a (health insurance program for uninsured children in Michigan's working families), Influenza Immunizations, Immunizations clinics, Family Planning Programs, Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Programs as well as many others.

Environmental Health

The Environmental Health Division is responsible for preserving, protecting, and improving the public health, welfare and environment within Dickinson and Iron counties. To fulfill this responsibility, the Department's Environmental Health Division maintains a highly trained and qualified staff that provides the following services: Inspection programs, consultation services, educational outreach and regulatory enforcement.

Emergency Preparedness

The Dickinson-Iron District Health Department (DIDHD) must be prepared to respond to any emergency impacting the public's health. The mission of the Emergency Preparedness Section is to prepare the health department staff to respond to public health emergencies, to collaborate with local, regional, and state emergency response partners, to educate the public, and to provide rapid detection and intervention of public health diseases and emergencies. The DIDHD has developed this section of its website to provide information and resources related to preparing for emergencies and disasters that may effect the public's health.

 
CURRENT NEWS & UPDATES
7/18/16
FREE VISION AND HEARING SCREENINGS
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6/1/16
Temporary Food License Requirement
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5/31/16
Get Tested for Free on National HIV Testing Day
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5/9/16
Dickinson-Iron District Health Department Promotes Food Safety
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4/5/16
Public Health- Celebrating the Past, Preparing for the Future
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2/25/16
Zika Virus Update February 2016
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2/2/16
Dickinson-Iron District Board of Health Appointments
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11/23/15
Zostavax (Shingles) Vaccine Available at Health Department
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9/30/15
Dickinson-Iron District Health Department How to Maintain a Healthy Smile
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9/1/15
Dickinson-Iron District Health Department Supports Better Dental Health for School Kids through Good Nutrition
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8/12/15
Dickinson-Iron District Health Department Informs Public about Thirdhand Smoke
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8/10/15
Breastfeeding: Anytime, Anywhere
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8/5/15
School Fluoride Rinse Program
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6/17/15
Health Department Offers Community Health Services
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6/4/15
Dickinson-Iron District Health Department Supports Healthy Baby Teeth
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6/9/14
Body Art
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4/25/14
What Everyone Should Know about Lyme Disease in the U.P…
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3/21/13
County Health Rankings, 2013
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12/21/12
HEALTH DEPARTMENT OFFERS INFANT FEEDING EDUCATION CLASSES AND BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUPS
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