Public Health

Monroe County Public Health

Disease prevention, foot care, blood pressure checks, immunizations—check for clinic times; childcare health consultant, and birth control pickup location for the Women’s Health Center Clinic in Ottumwa.

1801 South B St.
Albia, IA 52531

Phone: 641-932-7191


Referral Linking Facilitation “No Wrong Door”—linking people to the appropriate services in Monroe County (if possible) or surrounding areas

Provides care coordination linkage and referral for health, dental and social needs inclusive of community resources—call ahead to assure best service.

Marion County Public Health
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442


Care for Yourself—Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (BCCEDP) for Lucas, Marion, Mahaska and Monroe Counties

Provides free mammograms, pap tests, breast and cervical diagnostic testing, and one yearly office visit to women ages 40 to 64 who are uninsured or under-insured, or women who have breast cancer symptoms.

Marion County Public Health
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442


1st Five Program

For Appanoose, Clarke, Decatur, Jasper, Lucas, Marion, Monroe, Poweshiek, Ringgold & Wayne Counties)

1st Five is a public-private partnership bridging primary care and public health services in Iowa. The 1st Five model supports health providers in the earlier detection of social-emotional and developmental delays and family risk-related factors in children birth to 5 and coordinates referrals, interventions and follow-up.

Marion County Public Health
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442


I-Smile™

Dental services fro 0–21 or pregnant women.

Marion County Public Health
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442


Maternal & Child Health

For Jasper, Lucas, Marion, Monroe, Warren and Wayne Counties

For children 0–21 years old and women who are pregnant, or just had a baby. This program assist in finding healthcare coverage and healthcare providers or dentists, provides education to promote a healthy pregnancy, evaluates emotional stress and family adjustment to pregnancy and parenting, arranges transportation to medical and dental appointments, provides nutritional education, and a home visit after you deliver your baby.

Marion County Public Health
2003 N Lincoln
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442

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(641) 828-2238

Our Location

2003 N Lincoln St
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

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