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Striving together to make Thomas County a healthy place to live, learn, work and play.

 
Find out how

WE CAN HELP.

 

BUSINESS HOURS:

Monday through Friday: 7:30 am to 5:00 pm 

 

LOCATION AND INFORMATION:

350 S Range, Suite 2

Colby, KS 67701 (Enter on the North End)

 

Phone: (785) 460-4596

Fax: (785) 460-4595

For after-hour emergencies, call (785) 443-0375

 

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Flu Clinic and COVID Vaccinations
2021 Seasonal Flu Clinic will be held on September 28, 2021 at the Thomas County Health Department Annex which is located behind the Thomas County Complex.  Please fill out the form and bring it with you to the clinic.  Also, if you are wanting the COVID Vaccination the day that you are getting the Flu Vaccination, please take a moment and fill out the consent form as well.

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Oct 7: Pregnancy Overview

Oct 14: Pregnancy Health

Oct 21: Labor & Delivery

Oct 28: Infant Feeding

Nov 4: Infant Care

Nov 18: Postpartum Health

Whether you are experiencing a pregnancy for the first time or the fourth time, each experience is different and can create new challenges and concerns

Becoming a Mom®

This program utilizes the March of Dimes Becoming a Mom® curriculum and is supported by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and March of Dimes

Classes Starting: October 7, 2021

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

To Register or for more information 

Call 785-460-4596 

Register NOW

Improving Lives Through Health

 

Thomas County Health Department strives to improve the lives and health of those in Thomas County. Our trained professional staff can help with myriad issues including vaccines, breastfeeding, health problems and policies, and much more. 

 

Services

Here are 10 essential public health service activities that all communities should undertake and serve as the framework for the NPHPS instruments. Public health systems should

  • Monitor health status to identify and solve community health problems.

  • Diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community.

  • Inform, educate, and empower people about health issues.

  • Mobilize community partnerships and action to identify and solve health problems.

  • Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts.

  • Enforce laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety.

  • Link people to needed personal health services and assure the provision of health care when otherwise unavailable.

  • Assure competent public and personal health care workforce.

  • Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services.

  • Research for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems.

Thomas County Health Department

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