Siouxland District Health Department

Creating a healthy community for all


Reportable Disease Hotline

To report diseases immediately, use the Iowa Department of Public Health 24/7 disease reporting telephone hotline: 1-800-362-2736. 

Want to know when and how to report certain diseases view IDPH's Disease Reporting Poster.

Disease Tracker

Interested in knowing what illnesses are being reported in Woodbury County? Find out by viewing our Disease Tracker.


Testing your home for radon is easy and inexpensive. Test kits are available at SDHD for only $7. Learn more about radon and testing your home. 

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Smoke Free Housing

Learn more about owning or renting a smoke free apartment and which Woodbury County apartment complexes are smoke free.

Tobacco Prevention

For more information on tobacco prevention, cessation, and environmental changes click here.

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WIC Appointment?

Make sure you are prepared and you bring everything you need. Find out what you should bring with you


Need a copy of your child's immunization record? Click Here. Must have name, date of birth, and a Social Security or Medicaid number.

To schedule an appointment, call 712-279-6119 and ask for the clinic.

Immunization eligibility information for Vaccine for Children's (VFC) program in English and Spanish 

Click here for more information.

All clinics held at SDHD, 1014 Nebraska St.

There is a $15.00 administration fee per child for all non-Iowa Medicaid children receiving vaccinations through our immunization clinics.  We accept cash, check, credit or debit cards for payment at this time. In addition, we are unable to accept children with Hawk-I coverage.  These children should be taken to their physician for immunizations.


Immunizations Overview for Children PDF Print E-mail

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The VFC program provides vaccines for all children from birth through 18 years of age who meet one of the following criteria:

  •  Child has no health insurance coverage
  •  Child is American Indian or Alaskan Native
  •  Child is enrolled in Medicaid. The following Medicaid programs are qualifiers for Vaccines for Children
      • Medicaid Greencard, Medicaid HMO(s), Medipass Gatekeeper program, and Medicaid as secondary health coverage. (Individuals who have a primary health insurance company and Medicaid as secondary coverage are eligible for the VFC program and should be immunized using state supplied vaccine.)
  •  Child is underinsured
      • Underinsured means the child has some type of health insurance, but the benefit plan does not include immunizations.
      • Underinsured children are eligible to receive VFC vaccine only if they are served by a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), Rural Health Clinic (RHC) or public health clinic.)


In addition, SDHD is unable to serve children enrolled in hawk-i.  This program covers childhood immunizations.  These children should be taken to their regular physician for their immunizations.


Need an immunization record for your child? Click here to link to the IRIS, Iowa's Immunization Registry Information System.


Immunizations By Appointment Only

All immunizations for infants, children and adults will be by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, call 712-279-6119 and ask for the clinic.Siouxland District Health Department participates in the federal Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program. The VFC Program was created to meet the vaccination needs of children from birth through 18 years of age. The program is intended to help raise childhood immunization levels, especially among infants and young children. This program supplies federally purchased vaccine at no cost to eligible children.


Immunization Guidelines

Immunization Requirements Iowa

Top 10 Reasons to Vaccinate

What If You Don't Vaccinate Your Child

Reliable Sources of Immunization Information

Immunizations for Babies (English and Spanish)

2019 Recommended Immunization for Children from Birth Through 6 Years Old (English and Spanish)

2019 Recommended Immunizations for children 7-18 Years Old (English and Spanish)

Recommended Immunization Schedule for Children and Adolescents Aged 18 Years or Younger

Vaccine for Children (VFC) Available Vaccines and Covered Age Ranges

Infant Immunizations FAQs (English and Spanish)


Helpful LinksDrawing vaccine

IDPH: Available Vaccines and Covered Age Ranges

CDC Vaccines & Immunizations

IDPH: Bureau of Immunizations







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