Health Department

  1. 11-27-20 Update: 15th death, 136 new positive cases

    An 87 year-old Riley County woman passed away November 24th after testing positive for COVID-19 on November 3rd. She was a resident of Leonardville Nursing Home and represents the 15th COVID-related death in the county. Read on...
  2. 11-25-20 Update: positive rate was 16% last week

    The percent positive for the county was 16% last week and the two-week average is now 16.05%. A total of 793 positive patients were identified between November 8th and 21st. Information about new positive cases will not be available today. Read on...
  3. 11-23-20 Update: 271 New Positive Cases

    A total of 222 of the new positives were identified as part of the two free testing events last week, where 1,492 participants were swabbed. RCHD staff worked all weekend and were able to notify 1,000 people of their results. Read on...
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Riley County Health Department Basic Information

The Riley County Health Department is a versatile and efficient organization that has been serving Riley County for well over 50 years! Our workforce of approximately 40 employees includes nurses, social workers, dietitians, support staff, and administration.

We hope you will find helpful assistance whether you access us through this website, by phone, or in person. We are busy preparing, promoting, protecting, and providing services that strengthen the health and quality of life of our communities in Riley County!

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