Health Services

LCPH's Clinical Services Division provides a wide variety of health services to the residents of Linn County. The services provided are separated into three functions, Clinical Services, Communicable Disease Investigations, and Chronic Disease Management. Below is a short description of the services provided by the Clinical Services team.

Clinic Services



  • Free sexually transmitted disease exam and testing for those who qualify. Testing is available by appointment.
  • Free Condoms
  • Free childhood immunizations to children who qualify.
  • Adult immunizations for a fee.
  • Offers certain immunizations and medications recommended for some international travel and provides pre-travel health advice.
  • HIV Antibody Testing and Counseling Clinics offer free confidential testing and counseling for at-risk individuals.
  • We have two Certified Application Counselors who provide community members with assistance in making informed decisions in applying for health insurance.
Communicable Disease

  • Provides medical case management for families and close contacts of persons with tuberculosis.
  • Evaluates reported communicable diseases to determine the risk to the public health and to minimize the spread of the disease.
  • Notifies persons suspected to be in contact with reportable communicable diseases.
  • Investigates food-borne and water-borne illness complaints received by the department.

Chronic Disease Management


Cost of Health Services: Clinical Services Cost Chart

Yellow Fever Vaccine Shortage

There is currently a worldwide shortage of yellow fever vaccine. Stamaril, manufactured by Sanofi Pasteur in France, is a live, attenuated yellow fever vaccine that is investigational/unlicensed in the US, but it is registered and currently distributed in over 70 countries. Only three sites in Iowa have been granted access to this vaccine. If you are in need of a yellow fever vaccination, please contact the following clinics.

McFarland Clinic PC

3600 West Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50010
Phone: 515-663-4892

Travel Well LLC Dba Passport Health
2435 Kimberly Rd, Suite 140s
Bettendorf, IA 52722
Phone: 563-355-7393

Polk County Health Department
1907 Carpenter
Des Moines, IA 50314
Phone: 515-286-3659

Contact & Location Information

501 13th St NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405

Phone: 319.892.6093
Hours: Monday - Friday
8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.