Thursday, February 20, 2020
Administrator, RN


Kim Knieling, RN/ADM

Kathy Janousek, Office Manager

Kam Wilson, Secretary

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Surgeon General Jerome Adams

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What is Public Health?

What Drives Chronic Disease?

  Rush County Health Department


Monday - Friday

Excluding Holidays

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Injections given 9 am - 4:00 pm

Mission Statement:

The Rush County Public Health Department is responsible for the protection, maintenance, and improvement of public health through collaborative planning and development of an effective community health service program, working with all related and/or concerned organizations and individual citizens.  To inform, educate and empower the people of Rush County to be a healthier community.

Services include:

  • General Services:   Blood Pressures, Height/Weight, Hemoglobin's, Head Lice Checks Ear Checks, Lead Screening and Pregnancy Testing and Suture Removal
  • Lab Services
  • 2019 Screening Dates: 6:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    •  May 3rd, August 2nd, November 1st            
    •  Our Office will close @ 2pm on the Friday Screening Days
  • Chem Profile- $32, PSA- $26, AIC Hemoglobin- $16, Vitamin D, $28   plus 8$ draw fee
  • Immunizations 
  • Reportable Diseases  
  • Emergency Planning
  • Womens Health
  • WIC

Rush County Health Department - 611 Peace Street, P.O. Box 452, La Crosse, Kansas 67548 - Phone 785-222-3427 - fax 785-222-3593