July 20, 2024

Community Health Nurse

North OfficeSouth Dakota Department of Health

Office of Family and Community Health

For information on Coronavirus (COVID-19) please see below.

Mission: Working together to promote, protect, and improve health

Free Flu Shots!!!Mitchell Area POD is offering free flu vaccine to individuals 6 months through 64 years of age. This will be held Tuesday October 17th from 3:00-7:00PM at the Corn Palace. 


Consent form below must be completed prior to arrival at the POD and can be printed from the below link.

Consent Form POD-2023-24 Inactivated influenza vaccine PDF

Consent Form POD-2023-24 Inactivated influenza vaccine

Vaccine Information Statement

Office Information
Office Location: Davison County North Office
1420 N Main St. Mitchell SD 57301  Office: (605) 995-8050
https://doh.sd.gov/  Fax: (605) 995-8058

Services Provided Include: 

  • WIC (Women, Infants, Children Supplemental Food and Education Program)
  • Growth and Development Screening and Guidance
  • Immunizations
  • School Health Screenings and Education
  • Prenatal Education and Postpartum Services
  • Breastfeeding Education and Support
    • Access to Certified Lactation Consultants
  • Referrals
  • Tuberculosis Testing and Case Management
  • General Public Health Services


  • Jenna Auch Registered Nurse & CLC
  • Carissa Shinstine Registered Nurse
  • Alex Loes Registered Dietitian
  • Angela Seitz Clerical
  • Kristi Juracek Clerical

Contact Information:

WIC– 605-995-8144
Community health services– 605-995-8050
breastfeeding peer counselor– 1-855-384-milk(6455) or 605-789-help(4357)
Email Contact:
Community Health Services & WIC: [email protected]

 Free Testing for HIV/AIDS & STDs

For free testing and counseling for HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases, contact the following office:


1420 N Main St.

Mitchell SD 57301


Current & Upcoming Events/Meetings:

Coronavirus Information

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Anyone can have mild to severe symptoms.

Possible symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, get tested and visit CDC’s Isolation and Precautions website. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/your-health/isolation.html

Information Resources:

SD COVID-19 Information Line Call- 1-800-997-2880

For more information refer to the CDC website https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

For current information that is happening in South Dakota, refer to the Department of Health website https://doh.sd.gov/news/Coronavirus.aspx


Contact Us

Phone: (605) 995-8050
Fax: (605) 995-8058

Davison County North Offices (Previous Central Electric Building)
1420 N. Main St.
Mitchell, SD 57301