Home Health Care & Public Health Administrator: Melissa Smith
Hours: Office hours are 8 AM to 4 PM Monday through Friday.
Answering machine available 7 days a week. Weekend help available.
Location: The office is located in the west wing of the building.
415 Pleasant St Suite 100 Osage, Iowa 50461
Phone: 641-832-3500 or 1-800-535-2984
We have 7 nurses, 8 home care aides and 3 office staff. Mitchell County Board of Health is our governing body. We are Medicare, Medicaid and Blue Cross Blue Shield certified. We have contracts with a variety of additional insurance companies and service providers, such as Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy and the Elderbridge Area Agency on Aging. You can receive services even if you are not homebound.
There are a variety of service programs. Please call with any questions regarding programs, patment options etc. We also have grant dollars to support additional home visit programs. Services are available to anyone residing in Mitchell County, with no age restrictions. Referrals can be made by doctors, friends, neighbors,family, or self.
Mitchell County Home Health Care/Public Health offers other programs in addition to home visits: Immunization Clinics, Screening Clinics, CommunityHealth Assessment, Foot Care Clinics, Case Management for Elderly, Maternal Health, Communicable disease assessment and treatment, Public Health Emergency planning for the county(includes planning and preparing for natural and terrorist emergency events), and Community Education programs.