Nicollet County Health Department in St. Peter Minnesota

Address and phone number for Nicollet County Health Department, a Health Department, at South Minnesota Avenue, St. Peter MN.

Nicollet County Health Department
501 South Minnesota Avenue, St. Peter, Minnesota, 56082

About the Nicollet County Health Department

The Nicollet County Health Department, located in St. Peter, MN, monitors public health risks, coordinates St. Peter agencies responding to public health threats, and enforces Minnesota public health standards. As a Department of Public Health (DPH), the department works to prevent the spread of diseases, promote healthy behaviors, and ensure a clean water supply. The Health Department also provides access to Nicollet County public records.

You may contact the Health Department for questions about:
  • St. Peter public health records
  • St. Peter restaurant inspection reports and grades
  • How to find St. Peter vital records
  • Minnesota health codes and health code violations
  • St. Peter drinking water reports
St. Peter Disease Surveillance

The Nicollet County Health Department tracks infectious diseases in St. Peter to prevent and contain outbreaks. The Health Department also offers immunization clinics and resources to prevent infectious diseases like measles, flu, and pneumonia. In Minnesota, Health Departments work together to inform the public about diseases and track infectious disease outbreaks. The department provides information on current outbreaks, the number of reported cases or hospitalizations, and educational resources on prevention.

Public Health Education

The Health Department also provides public health education resources for St. Peter residents. As a public health resource, Nicollet County Health Department educates the public on Nicollet County health concerns, which include chronic diseases, food borne illnesses, and injury prevention. The Health Department also provides information about hazardous household materials, environmental health, and healthy behaviors. They offer clinical services, including flu shot or immunization clinics, blood pressure screenings, and nutritional resources.

Find St. Peter Vital Records

The Health Department in St. Peter manages public records, including birth records and death records. These include birth certificates for people born in St. Peter and death certificates for people who passed away in St. Peter. The office also provides Nicollet County vital statistics, which the public can search for vital record information.

Enforcing Minnesota Health Codes

The Minnesota Health Department sets standards and reporting requirements through its health codes. In St. Peter, the Nicollet County Health Department enforces the health code by carrying out inspections, issuing licenses, and monitoring public health. In Nicollet County, local Health Departments work together to monitor public health and verify that Minnesota health codes are followed.

St. Peter Restaurant Inspections

In St. Peter, the Health Department runs a food safety program to ensure St. Peter restaurants and food service establishments follow health regulations. The Health Department also conducts regular inspections and rates restaurants according to the food safety rating system. St. Peter residents can look up food safety ratings, check for health code violations, and look up complaints through the Nicollet County Health Department.

Drinking Water Testing

The Health Department inspects and tests St. Peter drinking water, including wells and septic systems. These inspections look for bacteria, harmful chemicals, and compounds that affect water systems. The department also issues permits for wells and septic systems.

Contact the Nicollet County Health Department

You may contact the Nicollet County Health Department by calling 507-934-4140, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Nicollet County Health Department, 501 South Minnesota Avenue, St. Peter, Minnesota, 56082.

Map of Nicollet County Health Department in St. Peter Minnesota

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