Welcome


Public health goes to the heart of what we all care about – keeping ourselves, our families, and our community healthy. We all know that this country has a system of doctors and hospitals Symbol of Public Healthto take care of us when we get sick. What many people don’t know is that there also is a system that keeps us healthy. It’s the public health system.

Public health protects you and keeps you and your loved ones safe and healthy – every day. Public health works to keep entire populations healthy, and when it fails, entire populations suffer. “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” We know that public health measures don’t just save lives, they also save money.

Linda Conlon, RN, BAN, MPH
Health Officer/Director

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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.

Click here to view map and additional contact information.

Hotlines

Mental Health Crisis? Forest, Vilas and Oneida County Hotline: 1-800-299-1188.

Break free of cigarettes. Get help. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW.

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

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