• Kids Dental Health

    The Missouri Office of Dental Health along with the American Dental Association would like to invite you to celebrate with us and promote the maintenance of good oral health through your organization.   For posters and activity sheets that you can share with your participants and community, please visit www.ada.org. You can also go to… Read More

    Kids Dental Health
  • Home Health

    Welcome to the Adair County Health Department’s Home Health Agency! About our Agency The Adair County Health Department and Home Health Agency has been proudly serving Home Heath clients in Adair County for the past 25 years.  We provide skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and home health aide services for our clients… Read More

    Home Health
  • Environmental Services

    The Environmental Services Department provides a number of services to the citizens of Adair County. Services include: ⇒Inspections of Adair County Food Establishments ⇒Administration of the Adair County Food Ordinance ⇒Training provided to non-profit food establishments upon request ⇒Inspections of state licensed lodging establishments and daycare providers ⇒Testing of private drinking water supplies ⇒Submission of specimens for rabies testing… Read More

    Environmental Services
  • Emergency Preparedness

    Planning for any emergency or disaster is important to keep your family safe during a disaster. Below are links to sources of information on how to prepare for an emergency and what to do if a disaster strikes. Disaster Tool Kit Influenza More Info On Being Prepared Locally Local Emergency Planning Committees MO Storm Aware… Read More

    Emergency Preparedness
  • WIC

    Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is a special supplemental nutrition program which provides services to pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children up to their 5th birthday based on nutritional risk and income eligibility. These are the primary services WIC provides at no cost to participants: How do I make an appointment? Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and… Read More

    WIC
  • Birth and Death Certificates

    Individuals may apply (in-person or by mail) for birth and death certificates at the Adair County Health Department. The application for obtaining a copy of a vital record requires applicants to explain their relationship to the person named on the record.  Missouri law only allows a certified copy of a vital record to be issued to… Read More

    Birth and Death Certificates
  • Clinic Programs and Services

    Clinic Hours: Our Clinic Hours have changed due to the Covid-19 virus.  We also now provide services by appointment only.  Please see our home page at “Clinic Corner” for current information.  Thank you!!! Mondays   8:00am to 4:00pm Wednesdays   8:00am to 4:00pm Fridays   8:00am to 1:00pm   Grounded in the Health Department’s mission statement, we provide… Read More

    Clinic Programs and Services

Adair County Weekly COVID Statistics

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Water Fluoridation Prevents Tooth Decay

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Ultimate Guide to COVID-19 Vaccines

Medical Director's Corner

These past 2 years as we navigated through the devastating effects of the novel COVID-19 virus and its variants, most of the information and data that we concerned ourselves with were the acute complications and deaths it caused. As COVID-19 continues to abate, we are now examining the long term effects this deadly virus has had on those who were infected. Medical professionals saw from the beginning that side effects from acute infection such as pulmonary scaring, neurological complications from stroke and cardiac damage with heart failure, to name a few, are some of the more severe lingering effects; often sequela of severe COVID-19 infection. However, there are a large group of previously infected persons that exhibit more subtle yet equally disturbing effects which has been termed, long COVID.

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National Poison Prevention Week 2022

 
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