Ellsworth County Health Department


Location Staff
1603 Aylward Avenue
Ellsworth, KS. 67439
PH: 785-472-4488
Fax: 785-472-4489
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Ronda Kasiska, RN/Administrator.
Deb Habiger, Secretary/Healthy Start Home Visitor.
Lenora Henderson, Clerk. A
Brenda Buehler, RN.
Cindy Lamia, RN.


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 Child Care Licensing
  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
This agency is the primary contact for child care licensing and for reporting complaints of and/ or illegal care by daycare providers. Orientation and consultation on becoming a licensed day care provider. Initial and annual surveys of all day cares, preschools and residential facilities.


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 last Wednesday of every month at The Ellsworth Senior Center, the first Thursday of every month at the Holyrood American Legion and the last Wednesday of every month at the Wilson Senior Center.


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

6 months and up or

High Dose for 65 years old and over



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.