McIntosh County Health Department
Welcome to the McIntosh County Health Department where we are dedicated to helping improve the health of all of the citizens in our county. Centrally located in Townsend, our health department provides preventive health services such as adult and childhood immunizations, health checks for children and family planning services. We also provide STD testing and STD treatment including gonorrhea testing, chlamydia testing, syphilis testing and HIV testing. We perform pap smears and provide family planning services that include birth control and pregnancy testing. Our friendly and knowledgeable health department staff strives to provide quality public health services every day. McIntosh County is rich in history and we are proud to be a part of this growing community.
McIntosh County Board of Health Meetings
McIntosh County Board of Health meetings are held at 8:30 a.m. at the McIntosh County Health Dept. located at 1335 Hwy. 57 in Townsend.
The following meetings have been scheduled for 2013 and 2014:
November 20, 2013
February 26, 2014
May 28, 2014
August 27, 2014
November 26, 2014
McIntosh County Health Clinic and Environmental Health Office
1335 GA Highway 57
McIntosh County Health Department News
Drive-Through Flu Vaccination A Success
Mammogram Event Scheduled for Oct. 30
The McIntosh County Health Department, in conjunction with Susan G. Komen Coastal Georgia Affiliate and the Southeast Georgia Health System (SGHS) will offer free breast exams and mammograms to women who meet certain criteria including those with no insurance or limited insurance coverage. Women who have private insurance and would like to get a mammogram at the event will be able to do so but will need to bring their insurance card and a physician's order for a mammogram. Mammogram screenings will be provided by the SGHS Wellness on Wheels (WOW) mobile health vehicle in the parking lot of the Bi Lo in Darien on Thursday, October 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
For more information, please call the Health Department at 832-5473.
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