Cedar County, Iowa Public Health has been in existence since 1969 and works effectively with Environmental Services, the Iowa Department of Public Health, the CDC as well as other county health departments.


  Home Health

Clinics Emergency Preparedness Environmental Health
Forms Home Health Immunizations

Home Health Aide Services
Our trained Home Health Aides are available to assist you with a variety of needs. They offer personal care services such as bathing, skin, and hair .

Home Health Aides can also assist with budgeting, teaching parenting skills to new parents, meal planning and preparation, grocery shopping, household chores such as vacuuming,  dusting, laundry, making the beds, washing dishes, essential in county transportation and limited Respite.

Home Health Aide services are funded by Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance, private pay, grants, Veteran's Administration and Cedar County. Homemaker services are funded by private pay, grants, Heritage Area Agency on Aging, Veteran's Administration, Cedar County and some private insurance. Our Home Health Aides have completed a 75 hour nursing assistant training and continually do training and competency testing. They are routinely supervised by a Registered Nurse and complete a minimum of 12 hours of inservice/training each year.

Referals to our agency may be made by physicians, family, friends, neighbors, hospital personnel, or the individual themselves.
Financial Form
Grievance Policy


Address of
Public Health office:
Cedar County Courthouse
400 Cedar Street
Tipton, IA 52772

Hours Office is open:
7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Phone Number:
(563) 886-2226

FAX Number:
(563) 886-1218

Office holder name:
Director
Jane Caes


Employees in
Public Health Office:

Public Health Program Coordinator
Kim Mente


Fiscal Manager
Diane Wehde

Home Health Division Manager
Trish Hadden

Public Health Nurse
Jenny Jackson

Public Health Nurse
Deana Drumbarger

Public Health Nurse
Rachelle Ham


Office Manager
Erica Christian

 



 
 
             

Cedar County Iowa Courthouse located in Tipton, Iowa

Herbert Hoover Library and Museum located in West Branch, Iowa

Cedar Valley Park Located 7 miles southwest of Tipton, Iowa is a combination of 228 acres of river bottomland and upland forest.

Snowmobiling in Cedar County, Iowa