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Kiowa County Health Department

Region 5 - Southwest

Welcome to the Kiowa County Health Department.  We hope that you use the information on this site to promote your personal health, the health of your family and the health of our community.

Our VISION is: Creating a State of Health.  Our MISSION is: To protect and promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can be healthy.  We accomplish our mission by monitoring the health of our community, identifying and responding to health threats, providing timely and accurate information to our citizens, enforcing laws that protect health and providing quality services to prevent and control disease.


Due to the Coronavirus pandemic and for the safety of our staff and clients the following measures have been enacted:
  • No group classes are being held at this time. 
  • WIC services are being provided over the phone (580-726-3316).
  • All staff and clients are being screened when entering the building as follows:
    • Taking a forehead temperature
    • Asking 3 questions:
      • Have you had a fever?
      • Have you had a cough?
      • Have you had shortness of breath?

For general questions regarding Coronavirus call 877-215-8336.

For KCHD specific questions regarding Coronavirus call 580-726-3316.

Please click on the COVID-19 tab on the left for the latest information and COVID-19 resources (includes reopening guidance).

Kiowa County Health Department services vary as to days, times, eligibility, and fees, if any.  Kiowa County Health Department is an equal opportunity provider.  For a copy of our brochure please click on the following link:  Kiowa County Health Department Brochure also Spanish Version.

Hours of Operation

Services are offered between the hours of 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday, excluding state holidays.   Clients who make appointments will have priority.  Walk-ins will be seen based on staff availability.  In order to better serve you, please call to check service availability (580-726-3316).

Contact Information

Kiowa County Health Department
431 West Elm
Hobart, OK  73651
Phone:  (580) 726-3316
Fax:  (580) 726-5701

Region 5 Leadership Team

Regional Director, Brandie Combs, MPH

Regional Nurse Manager, Janene Atchley

Quad Sanitarians
Dan Brown, 580-248-5890
Chad Newton, 580-928-5551

Community Engagement & Health Planning, Debra Johnson

APO, Danette Rivas

APO & HR Support, Johnetta Miller

Business Manager, Karen Testerman

Career Opportunities

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