Buchanan County Public Health

The Buchanan County Public Health Department is here to preserve the health of the public through the detection of issues which concern health such as natural disaster or unsafe practice consequences.  Protect the public from communicable diseases through surveillance and investigation.  Promote the health of all through education, referral to services and health promotion programming. public health logo

Our Vision:  Healthy Community for a Healthy Buchanan County.

Our Mission:  To prevent disease while protecting and promoting the health of the residents of Buchanan County. 

Our Goal is to reach the highest level of health the county can reach.  We hope this is your goal, too!  Strive to be the healthiest you can be each and every day!

Our Office is located in Independence at 1413 First Street West.
Phone:  (319) 332-0860   
Fax:  (319) 332-0959
Email:  publichealth@co.buchanan.ia.us