Healthy Tip of the Day:
Fight the Flu

Flu season is here and the Polk County Health Center reminds everyone that the season flu vaccine is the single best way to prevent the flu. Starting October 2nd, PCHC has immunization clinics from 1-4 p.m. every Wednesday. The cost...     Read more >

PCHC offers affordable lab services

“You’ll only feel a little stick—so just relax.” Anyone who’s ever had a complete physical has probably heard those words.   Most physicians order laboratory testing with routine health checkups. They use...     Read more >

September is National Food Safety Month

It is National Food Safety Education Month (NFSEM) and PCHC reminds restaurants, food service providers and at-home cooks to be safe in the kitchen. “Practicing good food safety habits can easily prevent many illnesses,” says Kim ...     Read more >