Disease Prevention & Control

Wright County promotes healthy behaviors in order to prevent the spread of infectious disease by:
  • Screening and referrals for diagnosis
  • Information, resources, and education on preventing the spread of infectious disease
  • Infant Hepatitis B prevention and case management 
  • Investigation and follow-up for certain reportable diseases
  • Childhood lead poisoning prevention and follow-up
  • Immunizations against Vaccine Preventable Diseases on our Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Van
  • Refugee Health offers facilitation of screening exam, education, and referral to resources
October through May is considered Influenza Season: 
Follow these tips to stay healthy?
  • Avoid close contact with others who are sick
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
  • Cover your mouth and nose
  • Get your influenza vaccine
  • Stay home when you are sick
  • Use proper hand hygiene

Get your flu shot today!
Complete the Influenza Screening Form, find the closest Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Van site, then call (763) 682-7516 to make an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome!
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