The Ho-Chunk Department of Health provides public health care services throughout different divisions in order to improve the health and well being of its tribal members.
- Preventative Care
- Well Child Exams
- Sports Physicals
- Diabetic Care
- CDL Physicals
- Food Distribution
- Nutrition Education
- Teeth Cleaning
- Individual Therapy
- Marriage Counselling
Ways to Have a Healthy Holiday
Brighten the holidays by making your health and safety a priority.
1. Wash hands often to help prevent the spread of germs.
It’s flu season. Wash your hands with soap and clean running water for at least 20 seconds.
2. Bundle up to stay dry and warm.
Wear appropriate outdoor clothing: light, warm layers, gloves, hats, scarves, and waterproof boots.
Native Americans with Diabetes
Written by the CDC
Native Americans (American Indians and Alaska Natives) have a greater chance of having diabetes than any other US racial group. Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure, a costly condition that requires dialysis or kidney transplant for survival.
New Printable Tip Sheets on Walking
Written by IHS
Print and share these easy-to-read tip sheets that encourage clients to start or continue physical activity by walking.
Too Loud! For Too Long!Written by The CDC
Unless your hearing is tested, it’s really hard to know if it’s damaged. About one in four U.S. adults who say their hearing is good or excellent actually have hearing damage.
Hearing loss is the third most common chronic health condition in the US.
Noise exposure can cause permanent hearing loss. And once it’s gone, you can’t get it back!