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Board of Health

The Clinton County Board of Health exists to promote, protect, and ensure the health and well-being of all people, and to provide for access, quality and affordability of services.

The Clinton County Board of Health promotes and prevents disease by:

  1. Conducting research, planning and evaluating as a basis for initiating and revising programs and policies.
  2. Assuring compliance with public health laws through regulation and enforcement.
  3. Administering state and federal statutory requirements and programs through direct and contracted services.
  4. Promoting and supporting health and well-being through education and consultation.

Position Statements

Clinton County Board of Health Statement Regarding Title X Changes

December 6, 2018 - The Clinton County Board of Health supports comprehensive sexual health education for youth and adults.  The Board opposes any decrease in contraceptive education funding.  Statistics show comprehensive sexual health education reduces unwanted pregnancies.

Clinton County Board of Health Statement Regarding Opioid and Narcotic Drug Use

March 11, 2016 - The Clinton County Board of Health recognizes that Clinton County suffers greatly from opioid and narcotic drug use and the Board recognizes that these problems are tied to underlying mental health issues. The Board supports member agencies in finding solutions to these underlying problems. The Clinton County Board of Health encourages the adoption of best practices and adherence to CDC recommendations regarding opioid prescribing (including but not limited to access to naloxone and appropriate chronic pain management).

Board of Health

Mary Malcom, DO, Chairperson
Term Ends: 12/31/26
Term Length:
Don Thiltgen, Vice Chairperson
Term Ends: 12/31/25
Term Length:
Jenna Lovaas, Board Member
Term Ends: 12/31/24
Term Length:
Jean Morgan, RN, BSN, MSED, Board Member
Term Ends: 12/31/25
Term Length:
Chelsea Sullens, DPT, Board Member
Term Ends: 12/31/25
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2024 Board of Health Meetings

September 5, 2024 · 7:30am
July 11, 2024 · 7:30am
May 6, 2024 · 7:30am
March 7, 2024 · 7:30am
January 11, 2024 · 7:30am

2023 Board of Health Meetings

2022 Board of Health Meetings

2021 Board of Health Meetings

2020 Board of Health Meetings

2019 Board of Health Meetings

2018 Board of Health Meetings

2017 Board of Health Meetings

2016 Board of Health Meetings

Satellite Offices

226 11th St.
DeWitt, IA 52742
Driving Directions

Contact Information

563-659-8148 | Environmental Services
563-242-7165 | Public Health/Genesis VNA Hospice
563-659-2616 | Environmental Services (Fax)
563-242-7197 | Public Health/Genesis VNA Hospice (Fax)


Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed 12:30-1:30 for lunch
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