Public Health Services
Walk-In Clinic Services
Our Walk-In Clinic Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:30 – 4:30 (closed daily for lunch between 12:00-1:00 pm)
Montgomery County Health Department is happy to provide a clinic Monday – Friday, staffed by a full-time nurse, that offers many great services. Many of our services can be provided as walk-in, but an appointment helps us ensure we can serve you more efficiently. The following are the services we offer in our walk-in clinic:
- Lab Draw (see lab service tab for more information) – $7.50
- Immunizations (see immunization tab for more information)
- Blood Pressure Screening – Free
- PT/INR Check – $7.50
- Medication Planner Set Up – $10
- Medication Injections – $5
- Minor Wound Care/Dressing Change – $10
- Suture Removal – $10
- IV Care (PICC/Central/Port-a-Cath dressing changes and flushes) – $20
- Pregnancy Test – $10
- STD Testing (Gonorrhea/Chlamydia/Syphilis/HIV) – $20
- Lead Testing – $15
- TB Skin Test – $10
- Foot Clinic (see foot clinic tab for more information) – $20
- Hepatitis C testing – $20
Call and schedule an appointment for any of the above services: 573-564-2495
Vaccines play an important role in keeping us healthy. They protect us from serious and sometimes deadly diseases. It is normal to have questions about vaccines. Find answers to common questions about vaccines here.
Once you have the information you need, make sure that you and your family are up to date on your vaccinations. They are your best shot against serious, preventable illness.
Children 18 years of age and younger may receive vaccines at Montgomery County Health Department. We can provide vaccines to children who are un-insured, insured, or are covered under Missouri Health Net (Medicaid). The following are the childhood vaccines that Montgomery County Health Department has available:
- Pentacel (DTap, Polio, HIB)
- Prevnar 13
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis A
- Bexsero (Meningococcal B)
- Menactra (Meningitis)
- Gardasil 9 (HPV vaccine)
To access the recommended vaccine schedule for children, go to: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/easy-to-read/child-easyread.html https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/parents/index.html
What is needed to get child immunizations at Montgomery County Health department:
- Consent from the parent or legal guardian is required for children under the age of 18.
- Bring the child’s up-to-date immunization record to the appointment.
What are the required vaccines for Missouri students? Follow this link: https://health.mo.gov/living/wellness/immunizations/pdf/MOSchoolImmunizationRequirements0-18YearsofAge.pdf
The specific immunizations you need as an adult are determined by factors such as age, lifestyle, health conditions, and previous immunizations. We can provide vaccines to insured and have most vaccines available for those who are uninsured or have Medicaid. Montgomery County Health Department has the following adult immunizations available:
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Shingrix (shingles)
- Prevnar 13 (pneumonia)
- Pneumovax 23 (pneumonia)
Our agency inputs all administered vaccines into ShowMeVax. This is Missouri’s immunization information system, a centralized resource for tracking an individual’s immunization history and status. Montgomery County Health Department can print these for Missouri residents at no cost during our walk-in clinic hours.
Lab Draw Services
Montgomery County Health Department offers lab draw services Monday – Friday from 8:30 – 4:30. A valid order from your physician is required for lab tests to be drawn. You may bring in your physician order or have their office fax it to us. Our fax number is 573-564-5059. It is best to make an appointment for these services, but we will accommodate walk-ins as we can.
We have two options for payment on lab tests: we can submit your lab work to your insurance for payment, OR if you are uninsured/under insured/have high deductible, we have a self-pay option for lab work. This program offers dramatically reduced prices for lab tests. You may contact us for information on rates for specific lab test.
There is a $7.50 charge for our time and supplies on all lab draws. Call us for an appointment: 573-564-2495.
Safe Sleep/Carseat Programs
Safe Cribs Program
Safe Cribs is a program that is funded by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. This program provides full-sized portable cribs for qualifying families. Parents are provided information on safe sleep for their baby, and infants are provided a safe place to sleep. The overall goal of this program is to save infant lives and support families. Criteria to apply for the Safe Cribs program are as follows:
- Mother must be at least 35 weeks gestation, or no more than 3 months postpartum
- Application must be completed
- Client is eligible for WIC, Medicaid, or has income at or below 185% of the federal poverty level
- Family has no crib and no other resources for obtaining one
- Family agrees to participate in two individual safe sleep education sessions
For more information, please contact our office at 573-564-2495.
Car Seat Safety Program
Learn the proper way to ensure your children’s safety in the vehicle. We can help ensure that your child’s infant and car seats are installed properly in your vehicle. We have convertible car seats and booster seats available for those who qualify. One of our Certified Passenger Safety technicians can install the seat. Please call ahead for an appointment.