Welcome to Lee County Health Department's Website!
Health Department is partnering with Keokuk Area Hospital and Fort Madison
Community Hospital to conduct a Community Health Needs Assessment. This
survey will help us determine what the health care concerns are in the
communities that we serve (mainly Lee County) and for LCHD, KAH, and FMCH to
set their strategic health improvement planning goals for 2014. We are
working with a research company, VVV Research & Development to compile the
were sent to a sample of 3,000 homes but you can participate by taking the
survey online at
We value your
input and would appreciate your help in spreading the word to your family &
friends to complete the survey as well. It only takes about five minutes
to complete. The more completed surveys we receive the better we will be
able to address the health issues of our community that are of the highest
The Lee County Health Department protects health, prevents disease, and promotes the health and well-being for all persons in Lee County. Our focus is on the population as a whole, and we conduct our activities through a network of public health professionals throughout the community.
Public health nurses make home visits to families with communicable diseases; environmental health specialists ensure safe food, water, and housing; and all work with community coalitions to advocate for public policies to protect and improve health.
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