Individual and Family Health

Summary of articles categorized under individual and family health.

Foot Care

Lincoln County Health Department provides foot care clinics monthly in Merrill and Tomahawk. The clinic includes toenail trimming and filing. The…

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Health Check Program

The HealthCheck Program is an annual preventive health check-up program for anyone under the age of twenty-one who is currently eligible for…

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Healthy Babies, Healthy Families

Child Development Resource Guide Resource Guide for parents, caregivers and grandparents on child development before birth to 5 years of…

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Immunizations

Routine childhood immunizations are available to:  children who have no health insurance, children with health insurance but no vaccine coverage,…

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Injury Prevention

The Injury Prevention Programs available through Lincoln County Health Department include: Cribs for Kids® Car Seat Safety Program Home…

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Jail Health Services

Lincoln County Health Department provides onsite nursing services at the Lincoln County Jail including Individual health assessment and counseling, immunizations and TB testing, monitor and manage medications, refer and assist correctional officers with medical concerns, management of chronic disease, and emergency care and skilled nursing procedures

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Oral Health

Tooth decay is the most common disease of childhood. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention notes that 25% of children aged 6 to11 years and…

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School Health Services

The Lincoln County Health Department is contracted to provide and oversee the provision of school health services to students attending schools…

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Tobacco

Health Risks Tobacco causes immediate and long-term damage to your body: Cancer Heart disease Lung diseases (including emphysema, bronchitis…

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Tuberculosis Skin Testing and Treatment

The Lincoln County Health Department is committed to the detection, treatment, and prevention of Tuberculosis among its residents. We offer a variety…

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