Public Health

Grinnell Regional Medical Center Public Health

Immunization clinics, communicable disease control, community care clinic and lead tests.

Light Center for Community Health
306 4th Ave.
Grinnell, IA 50112

Phone: 641-236-2385

Website: https://www.unitypoint.org/grinnell/default.aspx


Immunization Clinic

Call for appointment.

Phone: 641-236-2385


Grinnell Regional Community Care Clinic (Free Clinic)

Free medical services for uninsured, low-income residents of Poweshiek County. Call for an appointment. First Thursday of the month from 2–4pm.

Phone: 641-236-2385


Blood Pressure Clinic

Free; no appointment needed. Thursdays from 1–2pm.

Phone: 641-236-2385


Adult Foot Care Clinic

Call Grinnell Regional Home Care for an appointment. Second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9am–12pm.

Phone: 641-236-2385


Iowa Department of Public Health

321 E 12th St.
Des Moines, IA 50319

Phone: 515-281-7689

Website: https://idph.iowa.gov


Marion County Public Health Department

2003 N Lincoln
Knoxville, IA 50138

Phone: 641-828-2238

Website: https://marionph.org

Fax: 641-842-3442


Maternal & Child Health

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


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


Iowa Care for Yourself

Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (BCCEDP)

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.

Polk County Health Department—serves Poweshiek and Jasper County
1907 Carpenter Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50314

Phone: 515-286-2095

Contact us

Call Us

(641) 828-2238

Our Location

2003 N Lincoln St
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

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