Food Safety

Food Safety

Did you know that you should never thaw meats on the counter? Thaw them in the fridge or microwave. This will prevent you and/or your family from becoming ill from diseases such as Salmonella or Ecoli.

Safe Cooking Temperatures
Food Safety

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.
Mercury Thermometer Exchange
2012 Report

2012 Annual Report

City of Sioux Falls Health Department 2012 Annual Report.

2012 Annual Report
SF Pride

Sioux Falls Pride

McKennan Park
Saturday, June 21, 2014
12 noon - 5 p.m.

Please join us for testing, information, and join in the festivities. 


Providing an Open Door for Medical and Dental Care

Falls Community Health’s mission is to be an open door to quality health care services by removing barriers, especially financial, that exist for working families without health insurance or other resources to meet their health care needs.

We provide complete primary health care and dental care for all age groups:


  • Care for acute and chronic illness.
  • Physical exams and preventative health care checkups.
  • Routine and emergency dental care such as fillings, cleanings, extractions.
  • Well-child exams and immunizations.
  • Family planning services.
  • Patient education programs
  • Mental health counseling and psychiatry services.
  • Prescription drug assistance: PAP, 340B discounts on certain commonly prescribed drugs.
  • School dental screenings.
  • HIV/AIDS early intervention services and case management.

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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