Community Health

A healthy community as one that includes those elements that enable people to maintain a high quality of life and productivity. Through the Oneida County Community Health Plan, we’ve identified the factors that needs improvement in this area and continue to strive to make community health a priority.

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Oneida County Health Department

Community Health Plan

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Oneida County Health Department

LEARN MORE IN OUR Community Health ARTICLES:

Give Your Infant A Fighting Chance This Flu Season!

Posted on Feb 1st, 2013

With cold and flu season in full swing, it is no surprise that we hold concern for our children’s health; we do not want to see them suffer- ever.…

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It’s Not Too Late to Get Your Flu Vaccine

Posted on Dec 12th, 2011

Don't let the flu catch YOU by surprise this season. Be prepared; get vaccinated today. After a busy holiday season, you might be reluctant to add…

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Flu Shots Available at the Oneida County Health Department

Posted on Sep 8th, 2011

Flu shots are the Single Best Way to Protect Against the Flu The Oneida County Health Department has begun vaccinating people against influenza at…

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Put Immunizations On Your Back-To-School List

Posted on Aug 8th, 2011

The school year is almost here, but will your child be ready?  Besides shopping for school supplies, your back-to-school checklist should include…

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People Encouraged to Get Vaccinated Against Measles

Posted on Jun 30th, 2011

      The United States is experiencing a high number of measles cases this year.  Many of these cases were  acquired during international…

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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.