Public Health

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Clay County Public Health COVID-19 Vaccine Information Phone Line: 218-299-7204

COVID-19 Hotlines

  • Minnesota Helpline
  • 651-297-1304 or 1-800-657-3504
  • Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm

First Link Local Hotline

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The Mission of Clay County Public Health is to assure optimal health of all Clay County residents through effective community planning, services, and partnerships.Clay County Public Health has provided services to Clay County residents since 1969.


Our vision is healthy people and healthy communities.


There may be fees for services, but some fees can be adjusted according to the person’s ability to pay. Clay County Public Health is financed through client fees, Clay County tax dollars, State and Federal funding, insurance reimbursements and grants.

Health Topics

Hot Health Topics

Bed Bugs

Carbon Monoxide

Remember to install carbon monoxide alarms on every level of your home. Check the alarm and change the batteries when you change your clocks in the fall and spring. Call 1-800-222-1222 when you have questions or concerns.

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Contaminants of Emerging Concern Program

"Through this program, Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is investigating and communicating the health and exposure potential of contaminants of emerging concern in drinking water. The program supports the Clean Water Fund mission to protect drinking water sources and the MDH mission to protect, maintain, and improve the health of all Minnesotans."

-- From the MDH Website.

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