Olmsted County Health Department in Rochester Minnesota

Address and phone number for Olmsted County Health Department, a Health Department, at Campus Drive Southeast, Rochester MN.

Olmsted County Health Department
2100 Campus Drive Southeast, Rochester, Minnesota, 55904
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Olmsted County Health Department

The Olmsted County Health Department, located in Rochester, MN, monitors public health risks, coordinates Rochester 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 Olmsted County public records.

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

The Olmsted County Health Department tracks infectious diseases in Rochester 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 Rochester residents. As a public health resource, Olmsted County Health Department educates the public on Olmsted 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 Rochester Vital Records

The Health Department in Rochester manages public records, including birth records and death records. These include birth certificates for people born in Rochester and death certificates for people who passed away in Rochester. The office also provides Olmsted 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 Rochester, the Olmsted County Health Department enforces the health code by carrying out inspections, issuing licenses, and monitoring public health. In Olmsted County, local Health Departments work together to monitor public health and verify that Minnesota health codes are followed.

Rochester Restaurant Inspections

In Rochester, the Health Department runs a food safety program to ensure Rochester 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. Rochester residents can look up food safety ratings, check for health code violations, and look up complaints through the Olmsted County Health Department.

Drinking Water Testing

The Health Department inspects and tests Rochester 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 Olmsted County Health Department

You may contact the Olmsted County Health Department by calling 507-328-7500, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Olmsted County Health Department, 2100 Campus Drive Southeast, Rochester, Minnesota, 55904.

Map of Olmsted County Health Department in Rochester Minnesota

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