Monthly Archives: July 2015

Heatstroke Prevention

Oneida County Health Departments Certified Car Seat Technicians Want You To Know: Heatstroke, also known as hyperthermia, is the leading cause of non-crash, vehicle-related deaths for children. It occurs when the body isn’t able to cool itself quickly enough and

Swimmers Itch

Summer has arrived and it’s the perfect time to head to the lake!  But as the heat rolls in, so does cercarial dermatitis, commonly referred to as “Swimmers Itch”, an itchy rash that might appear after you go swimming or

Water Safety

Summer in the Northwoods often means hanging out at the beach or enjoying other fun water activities like boating, paddle boarding, or skiing.  As you beat the heat with these fun activities make sure that you and your friends and

Contact Us

Oneida County Health Department
100 West Keenan Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon-Fri

Telephone (715) 369-6111
Fax (715) 369-6112

ochd@co.oneida.wi.us

To report a public health emergency or to report a notifiable disease after hours, please contact dispatch at 715-361-5100.

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Hotlines

Mental Health Hotline - Mental Health Crisis? Forest, Vilas and Oneida County call 1-888-299-1188.

Smoking Cessation - Break free of cigarettes. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW.

Disaster Distress Line - Stress, anxiety, and other depression are common after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or visit the Disaster Distress Line to talk.

Wisconsin First Step – Information on services for children and youth with special needs, their families and providers. Call 1-800-642-7837 to speak with a parent specialist.

Maternal and Child Health Hotline – Call 1-800-722-2295 for information on BadgerCare Plus, WIC, HealthCheck, maternal depression, Prenatal Care Coordination, family planning, developmental screenings, and more.