Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer

Did you know that breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in women? Remind your moms, sisters, daughters, and other women in your life to get regular breast exams.


CDC Breast Cancer Information
South Dakota Department of Health
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

News Releases

Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening…

Posted 06/09/2014 in Health Department

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