Mercer County Health Department
The Mercer county Health Department offers family health services to all residents of Mercer County regardless of income level or age. Funding for the non-profit local public health agency comes from county tax income and through contracts from local, state, and federal sources.
The Mercer County Health Department is an equal opportunity employer providing employment opportunities to applicants, employees and clients without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, nation origin, political belief, veteran status, or disability. You can read the full Non-Discrimination Statement HERE.
The Mercer County Health Department also uses E-Verify to verify employment eligibility.
Kaufman/Nicotine Urine Test
A nicotine test can be done for the Kaufman Scholarship. A simple urine test is required so come prepared to give a sample. This test has been updated and will cost only $10 for the dipstick test. However, if a positive test comes out the girl does have to opportunity to have the lab sent onto laboratory. Private pay lab fee is $87. Payment is due upon service. Please make an appointment prior to coming in. Call 748-3630
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Open Lab Day
Our next open lab day will be Friday, July 17 from 8 - 10 am BY APPOINTMENT ONLY - due to COVID-19. No Dr. orders is needed for labs. We will bill insurance- if applicable for $5 office fee or price as listed: CBC $6.50, Lipid - $18.50, CMP- $10, TSH- $10.25, Hgb AIC - $19, PSA-$10.25
Call 748 3630 for an appointment.
New Service Provided – IdentoGo
We have contracted with Idemia to do Pre-Employment Back Ground Checks via IdentoGo. Passport Photos Instantly!
Passport Photos Available
We can take your passport photo and print Immediately! Quick and Easy - No appointment necessary - Only takes a few minutes!
We have received a limited supply of vaccine! Update you vaccinations today!
Please check with insurance for coverage as this shot is expensive.
Office Open 5/12/20
OFFICE OPEN – By appointment only
-Stay HOME if you are SICK.
-Patients MUST wear a mask.
-Only the person getting services
will be allowed in procedure room.
-Only one adult per child under 18 will be allowed with child for immunizations.
-Birth certificates, lab draws, blood pressure checks and immunizations will be by appointment only.
-WIC will continue to be conducted via phone thru May 31.
-Calls with questions are welcome.
Community Members are asked to continue to:
-Stay HOME if you are SICK.
-Practice social distancing – keep 6 feet apart from others.
-Wear a mask when out in public.
-Wash your hands often.
-Practice healthy lifestyles:
Maintain a healthy weight, get plenty of sleep.
Eat right, exercise daily.
Drink plenty of water.
MCHD Staff will clean and sanitize between patients:
-Front window will remain shut as much as possible.
-Only a few masks at a time will be left out for public use if needed.
-Hand sanitizer will be available.
-Cleaning with disinfectant will be done to front lobby and door handles frequently.
-Inside office doors will remain closed as much as possible to promote limited exposure to patients as much as possible.
-Procedure room will be wiped down and sanitized after each patient contact.
-Nurse/staff will wear mask during patient contact.
-Staff will practice frequent hand washing.
Wash Your Hands And Wash then Often
Protect yourself and others.
Back to School Shots
Children entering Kindergarten, 8th and 12th Grade will need immunization before returning to school this Fall. Please plan ahead and make an appointment with us as Fall Clinics may be limited. 660-748-3630
COVID – 19 Antibody Testing
Tuesday/Thursdays 2-4 pm by appointment ONLY. FOR MERCER COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY. Call 660-748-3630 to schedule an appointment. We will ask for name, address, telephone number and date of birth so we can pre register you.
On Friday, July 3, 2020 in observation of Independence Day. Have a Happy and Safe Holiday Weekend.
Stay Healthy Mercer County.
ATV Safety Course
Sat. July 18 from 10 am - Noon
Mercer County Fair Grounds
By Sign up ONLY!
Limited space for certain ages. Kids must wear long sleeves, long pants and boots covering ankles.
- call 660-748-3630 to schedule time spot.
- July 17, 2020:
Open Lab - by appointment only : 8:00 am
- July 18, 2020:
ATV Safety - by appointment : 10:00 am
- July 29, 2020:
Board Meeting : 6:00 pm
Full Calendar Here
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