Contact

Karen Wandel, RN
Department Supervisor
(406) 225-4009

Molly Carey
Clinic Coordinator
(406) 225-4007

Kim Franchi, RN
Home Visits and Immunizations
(406) 225-4008

Pam Hanna, RN
School Nursing and Daycare Immunization Reviews
(406) 225-4004

Jesse Hauer
Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator
(406) 225-4031

Boulder Office

Monday  – Friday:  8:00 – 4:30

PO Box 872
214 S. Main
Boulder, MT 59634
Phone: (406) 225-4007
Fax: (406) 225-4108

Immunization Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 – 12:30
Monday and Wednesday: 1 – 4:30 pm

Whitehall Office

Tuesdays: 1:00 – 4:00

11 E. Legion
Whitehall MT 59759
Phone: (406) 287-3249
Phone: (406) 225-4007

Scheduled Immunizations
Blood Pressure Checks

Clancy Office

Thursdays: 1:00 – 4:00

Old Clancy Elementary School
3 N Main St — across from Clancy Post Office
Clancy, MT 59634
Phone: (406)225-4007

Scheduled Immunizations
Blood Pressure Checks

COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus infection identified in China in December 2019)

If you have returned from international travel, please inform the Jefferson County Helath Department by calling 225-4007.

As of March 3rd, 2020, there are areas of the U.S. that are seeing an locally acquired  infections (no travel associations). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has many guidance documents to inform businesses, healthcare facilities and individuals. Situation updates are provided several times each week. Daily updates are also being added at the World Health Organization website as well.

Information from CDC on slowing the spread of COVID
https://www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/03.16.20_coronavirus-guidance_8.5x11_315PM.pdf

How can you prepare yourself, your workplace, your community for COVID-19?

Not all who are infected with COVID-19 have been very sick. Who is most at risk with COVID-19?

Public Health Department

The County Health Department's mission is to promote good health practices, keep the environment clean, healthy and safe, and to help people enjoy good health and use resources effectively.

Jefferson County Health Department and community partners completed a county-wide health assessment in August 2019. Click here to view the report of findings. In the next year a health improvement plan will be developed with partner agencies and health providers.

Vaccinations

The County Health Department offers vaccinations on a sliding fee scale basis. Below are the reccomended vaccinations by age. Information on the sliding fee scale is available here.

WIC (Women, Infants and Children)

After many years of service in Jefferson County, Broadwater County will no longer be offering WIC in Boulder or Whitehall as of March 13, 2019.

WIC is going through a transition. If you are currently on WIC and would like local services in Boulder or Whitehall, please contact Karen @ 225-4009. If there is an interest and need, we will pursue our options in partnering with a current provider for local WIC services.

If you need immediate service, please contact Butte, Helena, or Bozeman for an appointment. Montana WIC Program: https://dphhs.mt.gov/publichealth/wic.aspx

Immunizations and Screening Tests

School Staff and Officials:Changes to the Administrative Rules of Montana mean school and daycare staff no longer need to be tested for tuberculosis.

Planning/Preparing for Emergency Situations:

More information is availableon the Jefferson County Disaster and Emergency Services web page and pick one area each month to improve preparedness for business or home here.

HIV Screening

Where to get Tested for HIV

Parents

Your job as a parent is one of the important jobs ever! Check out the Montana resource for more information on parenting:

https://parentingmontana.org/