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Worster tapped to lead LCHD home health and hospice program

November 1, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – Lee County Health Department has announced Becky Worster, BSN, as the new Community Health and Nursing Program Director. Worster will manage and provide leadership in the day-to-day operations of [Read More…]

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LCHD-Hospice welcomes new therapists

June 13, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Submitted article FORT MADISON – Lee County Health Department-Hospice welcomes Massage Therapists Donna Via and Julie Schneider to the hospice team. Donna Via has been a licensed Massage Therapist since 2012. Her decision to go [Read More…]

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LCHD sets Fort Madison children’s clinic

May 20, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

FORT MADISON – Lee County Health Department will hold a Children’s Immunization Clinic Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Lee County Health Department’s new facility located at 3 John Bennett Dr., Ft. Madison from 12 noon [Read More…]

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LCHD holding children’s clinic Thursday

March 17, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

FORT MADISON – Lee County Health Department will hold a Children’s Immunization Clinic Thursday, March 22, 2018 at Lee County Health Department’s new facility located at 3 John Bennett Dr., Ft. Madison from 12 noon [Read More…]

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LCHD chaplains bring peace in times of need

February 26, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Submitted article FORT MADISON – At points in our lives the unknown can be daunting. The unexpected can cause anxiety and fears. When it comes to Hospice, end-of-life care can be uncharted territory for patients [Read More…]

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LCHD starts hospice volunteer training

February 16, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

SUBMITTED ARTICLE Volunteering can be defined in many ways. A volunteer assists an organization with projects. A volunteer cares enough for the organization to help without pay. Lee County Health Department Hospice volunteers are an [Read More…]

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Fake food inspectors reappear in Iowa

August 26, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – Fake food inspectors have reappeared in Southeast Iowa, according to report received by the Lee County Health Department. “The fake inspectors appear to be targeting ethnic restaurants in Lee [Read More…]

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LCHD holding TB tests at new facility

July 6, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – The Lee County Health Department will begin holding TB (Tuberculosis) Clinic at the John Bennet Center (#3 Bennett Drive, Fort Madison) on Monday, July 10th from 3:00-4:00pm. Clinics will be [Read More…]

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LCHD air quality report shows safe mold numbers

June 19, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 5

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – An air quality investigation conducted at the request of the Lee County Board of Supervisors and Lee County Health Department Director Julie Schilling was released Monday and [Read More…]

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Health dept. inks lease deal with DOC

June 14, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Details of a lease agreement between the Lee County Health Department and Iowa Dept. of Corrections were released this morning as the the department’s Board of Directors [Read More…]

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State now requires meningococcal vaccine

May 18, 2017 Lee Vandenberg 0

PCC STAFF FORT MADISON – The Iowa Department of Public Health, Bureau of Immunization, has completed the administrative rules process to require meningococcal (A,C,W,Y) vaccine for students enrolling in 7th and 12th grades.  The administrative [Read More…]

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Boddicker takes over as County Attorney

May 9, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – Clinton Boddicker took the oath of office as the new Lee County Attorney Tuesday at the Lee County Board of Supervisors’ meeting after supervisors approved election results from [Read More…]

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