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Health Department

COVID-19 Testing:

    • Drive-up testing is offered through the Mineral Community Hospital, Monday- Friday from 9-11 am at 405 Brooklyn in Superior (Lower level of the blue PHC Building). No appointment is necessary. First come, first served.

 

COVID-19 Vaccines

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vaccine Availability

  • COVID-19 vaccine is available in Mineral County for anyone 5 years and older.

Vaccines Offered

  • Pfizer – Ages 5+
  • Moderna – Ages 18+
  • Johnson & Johnson – Ages 18+
  • Providing first, second, third and booster doses based on vaccine availability

Clinic Dates

Clinics for Ages 12 years & older

9:00AM-10:30AM

  • December 3, 2021
  • December 10, 2021
  • December 17, 2021
  • January 7, 2022
  • January 21, 2022
  • February 4, 2022
  • February 18, 2022
  • March 4, 2022
  • March 18, 2022
Clinics for Ages 5 years-11 years

3:30PM – 4:30 PM

  • December 9, 2021
  • December 14, 2021
  • January 6, 2022
  • January 27, 2022
  • February 17, 2022
  • March 10, 2022
  • March 31, 2022

Clinic Registration

  • Walk-ins welcome on listed clinic dates
  • Appointments are available via online registration
  • Schedule your appointment by following these steps:
  1. Visit www.mtreadyclinic.org
  2. Click “Find a clinic”
  3. Search zip code 59872
  4. Select clinic and complete registration

Location

  • Follow the white sandwich board signs heading east on 4th Avenue in Superior

Clinic Format

  • Drive-through, participants will remain in their vehicle for the duration

What you need to bring

  • Your COVID-19 vaccine card. If you cannot find your vaccine card or a copy of your record, you must get a copy before coming. Please call the provider that you received your vaccine from or contact the health department to get a record.
  • Health insurance card. There is no cost for the vaccine. If you have insurance, we will bill an administration fee with your consent. This is optional. You will never receive a bill from the health department.
  • Wear a mask and a short-sleeved shirt

Boosters

  • Boosters are available at scheduled vaccine clinics
  • Visit the following website for information on booster eligibility:

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/booster-shot.html

  • When should you receive a booster?
    • At least 6 months after Moderna or Pfizer
    • At least 2 months after Johnson & Johnson
  • Which booster should you receive?
    • You may have a preference but you can get any booster vaccine
    • Talk to your healthcare provider for recommendations if you are unsure

 

 

HB702 Prohibits discrimination based on a person’s vaccination status or possession of an immunity passport.

View full requirements.

 

Name Title
Jennifer Donovan, RN Director/Public Health Nurse
Tisha Kohlmeyer Administrative Assistant/Billing
Barb Jasper Public Health Nurse/School Nurse
Amy Hengel Public Health Nurse
Amy Lommen Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator/Community Health Specialist/Accreditation Coordinator
Janet Smith Parents as Teachers Family Engagement Specialist/Certified Lactation Counselor/Child Passenger Safety Technician/Birthing Doula/Child Birth Educator
Laura Acker Parents as Teachers Family Engagement Specialist/Certified Lactation Counselor/Child Passenger Safety Technician/Birthing Doula/ Child Birth Educator
Jackie Allard Parents as Teachers Family Engagement Specialist/Certified Lactation Counselor/Child Passenger Safety Technician/Birthing Doula/Child Birth Educator/Tobacco Prevention Specialist
April Quinlan Parent as Teachers Supervisor/Healthy Communities Coalition Facilitator/Grant Coordinator
Jessica Schaak Parent Liaison/Zero to Five Grant Coordinator/Congregate Living Coordinator

Mineral County Health Department is committed to promoting optimal health, supporting disease prevention and improving access to health services through an actively engaged community supported by quality Public Health services. The staff at MCHD are committed to ensuring the best possible health outcomes for the residents of Mineral County. Please refer to our contact page to get in touch with the right person for your needs.

COVID-19 Information

MCHD Patient Forms

Mineral County CHA & Chip

Services

Immunization

Mineral County Health Department offers ACIP recommended childhood immunizations and some adult vaccinations.  Immunizations are an important for individual health and safety and disease prevention in our community.  We offer the federally-funded vaccine program (Vaccines for Children – VFC) available to children who are not insured or underinsured. Please call 406-822-3564 for an appointment.  We request that you bring your immunization record to all appointments.

Forms

Immunization Questionnaire
Face Sheet
Hippa Policy
Medical Information Release Form

Links

WIC

WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. This public health program is designed to improve health outcomes and influence lifetime nutrition and health behaviors in a targeted, at-risk population. Nutrition education is the cornerstone of the WIC Program.

Links

Parents as Teachers

Parents as Teachers is a parent education and family support program that serves families from pregnancy through kindergarten entry.  Our certified parent educators provide information about child development, parenting, and community resources.  We also screen for developmental delays and health issues.

Forms

Group Connections

Links

Gallery

Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program

  • The goal of the Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program is to reduce disease, disability, and death related to tobacco use by:
  • Preventing tobacco use among young people;
  • Eliminating exposure to secondhand smoke;
  • Eliminating disparities related to tobacco use and its effects among certain population groups; and
  • Promoting quitting among adults and young people.

 Links

Maternal Child Health

Maternal Child Health

We offer Pregnancy Tests, Developmental Screening, Lead Screening, WIC, Immunizations, Communicable Disease Counseling, Parents as Teachers Home Visiting Services and Group Connections, and Infant Feeding Support.

Links

Emergency Preparedness

Emergency preparedness PHEP

Public Health emergencies can arise anywhere. Infectious disease, natural and man-made disasters, including terrorism, can impact Mineral County at any time.  Our local emergency preparedness program works to prepare for and respond to health emergencies, coordinate local surveillance and response systems, and keep Mineral County citizens informed of any public health related emergencies.

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School Nursing Services

School nurse services

All three school districts in Mineral County contract for nursing services through the Mineral County Health Department.  Contact your local school today to visit with your school nurse to enhance the health and safety of your child during the school day.

Alberton School (406) 722- 4413
Saint Regis School (406) 649-2311
Superior School (406) 822-3600

Links

Communicable Disease

communicable disease

Services include:

  • Investigation of individual cases as well as outbreaks in a private and confidential manner
  • Monitoring trends in particular diseases,
  • Working to contain or control the spread of disease
  • The Health Department does not provide treatment for communicable diseases, but will provide a referral to a healthcare provider for treatment.  Communicable diseases are those that are spread by touch, direct contact or even through the air. Reportable Diseases are those that healthcare providers are required to report; MCHD is obligated by law to perform follow-up on all reportable diseases and conditions.

Links

Forms

Public Health Accreditation

public health accredidation

The Mineral County Health Department believes in quality and accountability.  We are in the initial stages of seeking accreditation.  Please read the following description in this link to see why this is so very important to us and the health of our community: http://www.phaboard.org/accreditation-overview/what-is-accreditation/

Links

 

Car Seat Installation Station

The Mineral County Health Department has nationally certified technicians who teach parents and caregivers all they can do to prevent unintentional injuries in and around cars.

  1. Learn how to install your child’s car seat or booster seat
  2. In need of a car seat? We can help with that as well!

Call today to schedule an appointment 406-822-3564

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