Southeastern Idaho Public Health

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  • 4 Jan 2017

    Fluoride Varnish Clinic Schedule

    Fluoride Varnish Clinics provide dental screenings, fluoride varnish applications and education to children of all ages and parents. Fluoride varnish is an easy, effective, and safe way to help protect your child’s teeth and prevent cavities. The varnish is painted on your child’s teeth with a disposable applicator. These clinics are available at no cost to families, we bill Medicaid and Private insurance for these services; however, children who are uninsured can still be seen. The Fluoride Varnish Clinics are held at Southeastern Idaho Public Health offices monthly.    Read More


    4 Jan 2017

    Southeastern Idaho Public Health Announces Flu Deaths in Southeastern Idaho

    Southeastern Idaho Public Health is sad to announce that two deaths have occurred from an influenza-related illness in Health District 6. The deaths occurred in a southeastern Idaho man and woman, both over the age of 50. Southeastern Idaho Public Health officials would like to express their condolences to the families of the man and woman who have died. This is Idaho’s third influenza-associated death of the season, and a reminder that the influenza season is here. Last flu season, 26 people were reported to have died from flu-related illnesses in Idaho.    Read More


    9 Jan 2017

    Soda Springs - Southeastern Idaho Public Health To Offer Free Tobacco Cessation Program

    A FREE four week Fresh Start Tobacco Cessation program will be offered to Soda Springs community members in February. Classes will be taught on Tuesday beginning on February 7th and consecutively taught through Tuesday, February 28th. The program will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Southeastern Idaho Public Health located at 55 East 1st South in Soda Springs.    Read More


    9 Jan 2017

    Montpelier - Southeastern Idaho Public Health To Offer Free Tobacco Cessation Program

    A FREE four week Fresh Start Tobacco Cessation program will be offered to Montpelier community members throughout the month of February. Classes will be taught on Mondays for three weeks and Wednesday for one week. The program schedule is as follows: Monday, February 6th, 13th, and 27thand Wednesday, February 22nd. The program will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Southeastern Idaho Public Health located at 431 Clay St. in Montpelier.    Read More


    9 Jan 2017

    Free Dental Care for Kids at Give Kids a Smile 2017

    To prevent tooth decay, Southeastern Idaho Public Health is partnering with ISU and area dentists for ‘Give Kids a Smile Day,’. Give Kids a Smile is a national event sponsored by the American Dental Association, that will be held locally in Pocatello on February 10& 11, 2017 at the Idaho State University Dental Hygiene Clinic, 999 Martin Luther King Drive (Building #37). The following local groups are donating time and services to this year’s event: Southeastern Idaho Dental Society, Idaho State University Dental Hygiene Department, Idaho State University Dental Residency Program, Southeastern Idaho Public Health and the Idaho State Dental Association.    Read More


    17 Jan 2017

    Free Tobacco Cessation Program

    Interested smokers and chewers are encouraged to attend the February 2017 Fresh Start Program. The program will begin on Wednesday, February 1st and will be consecutively taught for four sessions through Wednesday, February 22nd. The program will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Idaho State University Health Center located at 990 Cesar Chavez Avenue in Pocatello.    Read More


    17 Jan 2017

    Bridging the Gap Dinner to Be Hosted In Aberdeen on February 7th

    The Bridging the Gap dinner is a free, 3-course dinner, and will take place on Tuesday, February 7th at 6:00 p.m. at Hazard Creek Golf Course, 419 E. Bingham Street, Aberdeen. Those wishing to attend must RSVP by Friday, February 3rd. Space is limited. Please reserve your seat by calling Tracy McCulloch at 208-239-5250 and leaving a message.    Read More


    25 Jan 2017

    Franklin County - Southeastern Idaho Public Health to hold Grand Reopening

    Southeastern Idaho Public Health (SIPH) would like to invite the public to their grand reopening of the Franklin County office at 42 West 1st South Street in Preston. There will be an open house on Friday, February 24th from 11:00 am-1:00 pm that is open to the public.    Read More


  • 1 Feb 2017

    Bear Lake County - FREE HPV Immunization Clinic

    On Thursday, February 9th, Southeastern Idaho Public Health offices will host a FREE HPV Immunization Clinic for children and young adults, ages 11-26. The HPV vaccine is a cancer prevention vaccine for both girls and boys. Starting the HPV Vaccine series at age 11 or 12 is ideal however teens and young adults 13 – 26 years of age can still get the vaccine for future cancer prevention. This FREE HPV Vaccine clinic on February 9th is your opportunity to protect your child against HPV related cancers. Schedule your appointment today!    Read More


    1 Feb 2017

    Bingham County - FREE HPV Immunization Clinic

    On Thursday, February 9th, Southeastern Idaho Public Health offices will host a FREE HPV Immunization Clinic for children and young adults, ages 11-26. The HPV vaccine is a cancer prevention vaccine for both girls and boys. Starting the HPV Vaccine series at age 11 or 12 is ideal however teens and young adults 13 – 26 years of age can still get the vaccine for future cancer prevention. This FREE HPV Vaccine clinic on February 9th is your opportunity to protect your child against HPV related cancers. Schedule your appointment today!    Read More


    1 Feb 2017

    Power County - FREE HPV Immunization Clinic

    On Thursday, February 9th, Southeastern Idaho Public Health offices will host a FREE HPV Immunization Clinic for children and young adults, ages 11-26. The HPV vaccine is a cancer prevention vaccine for both girls and boys. Starting the HPV Vaccine series at age 11 or 12 is ideal however teens and young adults 13 – 26 years of age can still get the vaccine for future cancer prevention. This FREE HPV Vaccine clinic on February 9th is your opportunity to protect your child against HPV related cancers. Schedule your appointment today!    Read More


    1 Feb 2017

    Bannock County - FREE HPV Immunization Clinic

    On Thursday, February 9th, Southeastern Idaho Public Health offices will host a FREE HPV Immunization Clinic for children and young adults, ages 11-26. The HPV vaccine is a cancer prevention vaccine for both girls and boys. Starting the HPV Vaccine series at age 11 or 12 is ideal however teens and young adults 13 – 26 years of age can still get the vaccine for future cancer prevention. This FREE HPV Vaccine clinic on February 9th is your opportunity to protect your child against HPV related cancers. Schedule your appointment today!    Read More


    3 Feb 2017

    Free Diabetes Workshop to Be Offered in Blackfoot

    A FREE six week Living Well with Diabetes workshop will be offered in Blackfoot during the months of February and March. Workshop sessions will be taught on Fridays beginning on February 10th and consecutively taught through March 17th. The workshop will be held from 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm at Rose Park Place located at 1385 Meggan Street in Blackfoot.    Read More


    9 Feb 2017

    Diaper Drive in Pocatello

    Southeastern Idaho Public Health (SIPH) will hold its first ever Diaper Drive on Valentine’s Day at the Pocatello Fred Meyer from 9 am – 4 pm. The donated diapers will go to families in need in southeast Idaho. Diapers are essential in keeping babies happy and healthy, yet 1 in 3 families in Idaho struggle to afford diapers and low-income families are forced to choose between diapers and food each month.    Read More


    17 Feb 2017

    Heart Health Screening & Community Health Check

    Celebrate your heart health by attending a FREE Heart Health Screening and Community Health Check on Tuesday, February 28th from noon – 3 p.m. at Southeastern Idaho Public Health located at 1901 Alvin Ricken Drive in Pocatello. Screenings will include: A1c Testing and Cholesterol Testing, medication review, stress management techniques, blood pressure checks, nutritional counseling, oral health screenings, smoking cessation counseling and nicotine replacement therapy assistance, personal fitness assessments, stroke education, and self-management strategies. For more information about the event, contact Traci Lambson at 478-6316    Read More


  • 2 Mar 2017

    Bingham - FREE HIV and Syphilis Testing for the month of March

    Southeastern Idaho Public Health will be providing free HIV and syphilis testing and education at their facility for the month of March. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact your local Southeastern Idaho Public Health office at 785-2160.    Read More


    10 Mar 2017

    Franklin - Southeastern Idaho Public Health to hold Grand Reopening

    Southeastern Idaho Public Health (SIPH) would like to invite the public to their grand reopening of the Franklin County office at 42 West 1st South Street in Preston. There will be an open house on Friday, March 24th from 11:00 am-1:00 pm that is open to the public.    Read More


    14 Mar 2017

    Bingham County - Fluoride Varnish Clinics

    To aid in preventing tooth decay in young children, Southeastern Idaho Public Health will be holding a fluoride varnish clinic for children of all ages at their Bingham County Office located at 145 W. Idaho Street office on Thursday, March 23rd from 2:30-4:30pm. Fluoride varnish is covered by most insurance plans; please bring your insurance card with you to the clinic. If you do not have health insurance, or are “underinsured,” the cost of the fluoride application is by donation only, but no one will be denied services due to inability to pay.    Read More


    23 Mar 2017

    Free Tobacco Cessation Program

    Interested smokers and chewers are encouraged to attend the April 2017 Fresh Start Program. The program will begin on Tuesday, April 4th and will be consecutively taught for four sessions through Tuesday, April 25th. The program will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Southeastern Idaho Public Health located at 1901 Alvin Ricken Drive in Pocatello.    Read More


  • 3 Apr 2017

    Montpelier - Special Appointments Available For Back to School Immunizations

    To help parents prepare for 2017-2018 School Immunization Requirements, Southeastern Idaho Public Health (SIPH) will be holding an immunization clinic on Thursday, April 20th. This clinic is by appointment only. Their office is located at 431 Clay Street in Montpelier.    Read More


    3 Apr 2017

    Soda Springs - Special Appointments Available For Back to School Immunizations

    To help parents prepare for 2017-2018 School Immunization Requirements, Southeastern Idaho Public Health (SIPH) will be holding an immunization clinic on Friday, April 21st. This clinic is by appointment only. Their office is located at 55 East 1st South in Soda Springs.    Read More


    6 Apr 2017

    Bridging the Gap Dinner to Be Hosted In Blackfoot on May 16th

    The Bridging the Gap dinner is a free, 3-course dinner, and will take place on Tuesday, May 16th at 6:00 p.m. at Tommy Vaughn’s Grill, 850 Jensen’s Grove, Blackfoot. Those wishing to attend must RSVP by Wednesday, May 10th. Space is limited. Please reserve your seat by calling LeAnne Salinas at 208-478-6315 and leaving a message.    Read More


    19 Apr 2017

    Great Rift Rural Health Network Scholarship Opportunity

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    20 Apr 2017

    Mom ‘n Me 5k Fun Run/Walk Celebrates 10 Years

    In its 10th successful year, Southeastern Idaho Public Health (SIPH) will again host the Annual Mom n’ Me 5k Fun Run/Walk. The event will take place on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Centennial Park. The Mom n’ Me 5k Fun Run/Walk is an effort to create a healthy tradition for friends and family on Mother’s Day. The event is held on the Portneuf Greenway, beginning and ending at Centennial Park and allows easy access for all generations. “The Mom ‘n Me is not competitive & is untimed. We do this so that everyone and all abilities can participate, said Dana Solomon, Mom ‘n Me Organizer.    APPLY NOW!