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Warsaw, IN 46580
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Communicable Diseases

Communicable Disease

 

The Kosciusko County Health Department's Communicable Disease Program has maintained the obligations and responsibilities assigned to the Local Health Department under Indiana Administrative 410, Rule 2.3-Disease Reporting and Control.  These responsibilities include case ascertainment, case management, and case investigation of reportable disease, conditions and events. 

 

The Communicable Disease Program participates in public education through participation in Health Fairs, speaking engagements, and educational programs.  Students are accepted for introductions to public health and communicable disease reporting and investigation including physicians in residency. 

 

For more information about the Kosciusko County Health Department's Communicable Disease Program, please contact:  Teresa Reed, R.N., Case Manager-Communicable Disease Program, 574-372-3517 or 574-527-3007

 

TB SKIN TESTS

 Our Health Department is now offering TB skin testing to the general public for a small fee. Skin tests will be placed on Mondays from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon.  The individual must return to have the test read on Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 12 Noon.  If the individual does not return for the reading the test is invalid and the test replaced.  If another test is required the fee must be paid for each test placed.  Call 574-372-3517 for more information.

 

 

SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTION

The Kosciusko County Health Department does NOT have a Sexually Transmitted Infection Program nor does the Health Department provide testing.

 

Free or lower cost resources would be available at:

  Warsaw Family Health Center

          574-306-2298

          2307 E Center Street

          Warsaw, IN   46580

 

IFHC receives and administers the federal funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for family planning services, known as Title X, which are provided through a system of Family Planning Resources that provide contraception, STD testing and treatment, screening for cervical and breast cancer, screening for testicular and prostate cancer, pregnancy testing, counseling and referral for other health services. 

 

Open on Tuesday, Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

 

Some services provided:

        STI/STD testing

        Forms of birth control

           Emergency Contraception

        Pregnancy testing and counseling

        Pap smears

 

You do not need insurance.  Services are available to everyone regardless of your ability to pay.  You may qualify for FREE services. 

 

 

Heartline Pregnancy Center, Inc.

         574-267-5110

         Health Services Pavilion

         1515 Provident Drive, Suite 180

         Warsaw, IN 46580

 

Open Monday through Thursday 9:00a.m. through 5:00 p.m. and Fridays 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

          

Some Services Provided:

STI/STD testing

Pregnancy testing & confirmation

 

STI/STD testing is a one time only service.  Clients are counseled on abstinence and then provided a voucher for testing and treatment through MedStat.  All services are free.