Community Health

Disease Investigation
Norman-Mahnomen Public Health investigates contagious diseases/life threatening illnesses. Follow-up and treatment directed by Minnesota Department of Health epidemiologists.
Agency: Norman-Mahnomen Public Health
Contact: 218.784.5425

Emergency Preparedness
Prepare to respond to disasters and assist communities in responding to and recovering from disasters.
Agency: Norman-Mahnomen Public Health
Contact: 218.784.5425

Environmental Health Investigation
Investigation and follow up regarding reports of public health nuisance in which the health of the public is at risk or in danger.
Agency: Norman-Mahnomen Public Health
Contact: 218.784.5425

School Health
Norman-Mahnomen Public Health contracts with school districts to provide pre-school screenings, hearing and vision screenings, scoliosis screenings, school health services, and health education. Training and oversight is provided to health assistants for first aid, immunization review, and medication administration on a contract basis.
Agency: Norman-Mahnomen Public Health
Contact: 218.784.5425

Essentia Health - Ada Clinic
Providing health care services close to home. Services and specialties include: cardiac rehabilitation, dietitian, family medicine, OB/GYN, mental health, behavioral health, orthopedics, pain management, pediatrics, podiatry, sports medicine, walk-in care, urology and additional family health services.
Agency: Essentia Health - Ada
Contact: 218.784.2727

Essentia Health - Ada Hospital
Essentia Health - Ada is a 14 bed critical-access hospital. The wide range of services available include emergency room and ambulance service, hospital ward, rehabilitation center and treatment facility. Essentia Health - Ada also has access to the most highly respected specialists from across the region, making their services available to Norman County and the surrounding area. Services and specialties include: cancer rehabilitation, emergency medicine, home health services, rehabilitation services and general surgery.
Agency: Essentia Health - Ada Hospital
Contact: 218.784.5000

Sanford Health - Halstad Clinic
Providing health care services close to home. Services and specialties include: cardiac rehabilitation, dietitian, family medicine, OB/GYN, mental health, behavioral health, orthopedics, pain management, pediatrics, podiatry, sports medicine, walk-in care, urology and additional family health services.
Agency: Sanford Health - Halstad
Contact: 218.456.2158

Sanford Health - Twin Valley Clinic
Providing health care services close to home. Services and specialties include: cardiac rehabilitation, dietitian, family medicine, OB/GYN, mental health, behavioral health, orthopedics, pain management, pediatrics, podiatry, sports medicine, walk-in care, urology and additional family health services.
Agency: Sanford Health - Twin Valley
Contact: 218.584.5142

Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP)
The goal of the Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) is to help Minnesotans live longer, healthier lives by preventing the leading causes of chronic disease: tobacco and obesity. SHIP launched as part of Minnesota’s Vision for a Better State of Health, the bipartisan health reform package enacted in 2008. SHIP makes it easier for Minnesotans to choose healthier behaviors by making changes in the places where we live, learn, work, and play.
Agency: Norman Mahnomen Polk County Health
Contact: 218.784.5425

Smoking Cessation
Providing tools to assist with smoking and tobacco cessation.
Agency: Essentia Health - Ada
Contact: 218.784.5000