Our nursing staff has many years of professional experience and appreciates the opportunity to assist you with your public health needs. We are continually assessing our programs and services and making necessary changes to provide you with the highest quality of service.
Here is a complete list of nursing services offered by Laclede County Health Department:
|Blood Pressure Screening||No Fee|
|Blood Sugar Testing||No Fee (effective 9/1/19)|
|Communicable Disease Investigation & Outbreak Management||No Fee|
|Community Lab Work Service||$10.00/per visit + lab test(s) fee|
Physician order required**If additional testing not on our approved list is needed,
please call ahead of draw date for approval
|Community Speaking & Health Education||No Fee|
Wide variety of public health topics available
|Diabetic Foot/Nail Care||No Fee|
|Head Checks – Lice||No Fee|
|Hemoglobin Testing||No Fee (effective 9/1/19)|
|VFC Qualifications: (1) Medicaid insurance coverage, |
(2) No health insurance coverage,
(3) American Indian / Native Alaskan heritage, or
(4) Underinsured – has insurance that does not pay for immunizations.
Adults/Self Pay: Current Vendor Pricing
$11.00/per test (effective 9/1/19)A high reading will require a physician follow-up
and further laboratory testing, at client’s own expense.
|Mental Health Medication Management||No Fee|
Client must provide their own medication and have current physician order
|Pregnancy Testing/Counseling||$3.00/per test|
|Seasonal Influenza||Medicare – Billed through VaxCare Corporation (if eligible)|
No Fee for 2019-2020 Season
|Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing/Medication|
No Cost for Laclede County Residents – Proof of residency required.
|Special Activities, as Physician Directed (e.g., dressing changes)||No Fee|
|Tuberculosis Testing/Medication/Case Management||First Test – $6.00|
Second test after missed reading – $11.00
|Vital Records – Birth & Death Certificate||$15.00/$13.00/$10.00|