Health Department

Health Department


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Location Staff
1603 Aylward Avenue
Ellsworth, KS. 67439

PH: 785-472-4488

Fax: 785-472-4489
Hours: Mon-Fri. 8AM-5PM
Emergency Contact after hours: 785-531-0614
Kerianne Ehrlich, RN, Administrator
Emily Bettenbrock, RN
Deb Habiger, Office Assistant/Healthy Start Home Visitor

Lenora Henderson, Office Assistant


Services Provided In Office Maternal & Infant Program
  1. Immunizations- Infant thru Adult
  2. Allergy Injections with physician order
  3. Blood Pressure Check
  4. Lab Testing - Blood Sugar, Cholesterol-Lipid Profile, Hemoglobin, Urinalysis, PSA and other lab tests with physician order
  5. Weight and Height Checks
  6. Physical Exam and Assessment
  7. Developmental Screening
  8. Vision Screening
  9. Hearing Screening and Tympanogram
  10. Foot Care
  11. TB Skin Test
  12. Flu Shots
  1. Provide support, education & counseling By RN to first-time Moms
  2. Post Partum visits to mother and child
  3. Healthy Start Home Visitor Program


Early Detection Works School Health Services
  1. Breast Cancer and Cervical Cancer Screenings for woman who:

    A. Are 40-64 (woman under age 40 with breast or cervical problems should call the toll-free number for exceptions).

    B. Do not have insurance.

    C. Have a specific income or less (call the Health Dept to see if you qualify) or, 1-877-277-1368

  1. Unified School District 112


Women's Health Assessment Home Health Services
  1. Includes Pap smear (as indicated), blood pressure, blood glucose, urinalysis, hemoglobin & breast exam.
  2. We use liquid based Pap Smear tests which are more accurate than the conventional Paps. Most OB/ GYN'S prefer these tests.
  1. Skilled nursing services per physician orders


Reproductive Life Plan  
  1. Choice of contraceptive method as available. (Fee based on sliding scale)
  2. Pregnancy Testing & Counseling
  3. Exam (as indicated)
  4. STI testing
  5. Opt out HIV testing


WIC Program Health Screening Clinics
  1. Supplemental food program for pregnant, delivered or breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to the age of five years

USDA Prohibits discrimination in the administration of its programs. 
To file a complaint call

  1. Blood pressure checks are offered the 2nd Wednesday of even months at The Ellsworth Senior Center and the first Thursday of every month at the Holyrood American Legion.


Infant-Toddler Car Seat Program  
  1. Infant seat up to booster seats available through the car seat program.
  2. Installation and Inspection services available.


Health Department News and Upcoming Events
Flu Shots are still available!

Call 472-4488

Helpful Links

* Don't Forget to Check Us Out On Face Book !

*The Ellsworth County Health Dept. is also collecting for the Food Bank.

If you could bring in a non-perishable item it would be appreciated.

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