MCPH Mission: To promote, protect and preserve the health and well-being of Madison County residents through leadership and community collaboration.

  Madison County, Iowa - Public Health

For immediate disease reporting, call the Iowa Department of Public Health’s 24/7 hotline: 1-800-362-2736. After hours local disease reporting call 515-669-3297.

Caring for the Health of Madison County Residents is important to us.  To view more information about the following services, simply click on the bolded links below:

Homemaker Services
Child and Adult Immunizations
Flu Clinics
Blood Pressure Clinics
Nursing Services
Lifeline Medical Alert Systems
Emergency Preparedness
Maternal & Child Health Services
Environmental Health Forms and Regulations

Due to the COVID-19 issue, and for safety reasons, the Zoning Commission workshop scheduled for this Thursday March, 19, 2020 is cancelled. Depending on recommendations and how this situation progresses, future workshops are on hold at this time.

As additional information becomes available I will keep you posted.

Please everyone, heed the advice of the IDPH and CDC and take care of yourselves and families.
Board Of Health Agenda
February 6, 2020
Public Hearing Notice - March 19, 2020

The 2016 Iowa Youth Survey county report is now available.  Click to view. 

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Madison County Public Health now offers FREE train-the-trainer and/or general bystander training for Stop the Bleed. Click here to view the calendar of events for a scheduled class, or contact the office at 515-462-9051 to schedule a training at your business. (Minimum of 5 attendees).
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Click here to open the 2015 Madison County Community Health Needs Assessment & Health Improvement Plan

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Address of
Public Health's office:

Madison County
209 E. Madison Street
Winterset, IA 50273

Hours Office is open:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Please call ahead for an appointment.
*Walk-ins are welcomed*

Phone Number:
(515) 462-9051

FAX Number:
(515) 462-9061
Public Health Administrator:
Sharon Miller (MFCS)
Enviromental Health Officer
Mike Fairchild
Enviromental Health Assistant
Tina Burk


The Madison County Board of Health meets the 2nd Thursday EVERY OTHER MONTH in the lower level of the Madison County Annex located at 201 W. Court.. The meeting is called to order at 7:00 P.M.

Public Health's Links:

Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH)

Center for Disease Control (CDC)

Madison County Health Care System

Radon test kits
available for $15


Keeping babies helathy

Keeping children happy

Good Health is for everyone

Family Health is very important