Holiday Stress

Stressful Holiday Season

Are you feeling stressed during the holiday season?

Make an appointment with your health care provider or call Falls Community Health to visit with our on-site counseling staff. We can help you get back on your feet and excited about the holidays.


Quiz: Are You Stressed?
Stress Management Skills
myhealth

MyHealth Patient Portal

MyHealth Patient Portal offers secure online access to Falls Community Health anytime, day or night. By signing up, you will be able to manage your appointments, view lab results, send secure messages to your provider, and view your medication history.

To create a MyHealth account, contact Falls Community Health at (605) 367-8793 or stop by the reception desk for assistance.
HIV Tests

Free Rapid HIV Testing

Every Monday: 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Every Friday: 9 a.m. - NOON
All Adults Welcome
Results provided within 20 minutes
Falls Community Health
521 North Main Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Free Rapid HIV Testing
Med. Waste

Medical Waste Disposal

Improperly disposed of needles, phamaceuticals and thermometers can pose serious health hazards to the public, garbage haulers, and City landfill and wastewater employees.

Use the links below to find out how to properly dispose of your items.
Needles
Pharmaceuticals
Mercury Thermometer Exchange
Fighting the Flu

Fighting the Flu

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends the following approach to fighting the flu
 • Take the time to get a flu vaccine
 • Take everyday preventive actions to stop the spread of respiratory virus
    ◦ cover your coughs and sneezes 
    ◦ stay away from sick people
    ◦ wash your hands
Good Habits Can Help Stop Germs
 

Health Department Vision:

To understand and influence the health and well-being of the residents of Sioux Falls.

Health Department Mission:

To improve the quality of life for the residents of Sioux Falls by preventing or controlling disease, mitigating adverse health conditions and threats, and by providing an open door to primary health services.

The health department will meet the vision and mission statement through 5 key strategies:

  • Monitoring community trends
  • Promoting health
  • Maintaining quality
  • Assuring fiscal strength
  • Creating an enthusiastic workforce

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