All Missouri Adults are now eligible for COVID-19 vaccine.  Register for a COVID-19 vaccination today!  It’s fast and easy.  Simply go to https://covidvaccine.mo.gov/navigator or if computer access is a problem, you can call 1-877-435-8411. For special assistance phone Howell County Health Department at 417-256-7078.

Howell County Health Dept. is offering walking in COVID-19 vaccination clinics every Friday from 8-11 am & 1-4 pm.  No appointment is necessary.

Please click here for Moderna fact sheet recipients-caregivers

Please click here for Pfizer fact sheet for Recipients and Caregivers.

Please click here for Screening and Consent-COVID-19-Immunization Form

For the latest up to date information on the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) please click the CDC link https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html For Missouri data and information on COVID-19 please click this link https://health.mo.gov/living/healthcondiseases/communicable/novel-coronavirus/



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FREE Breast and Cervical Screening available in the State of Missouri. Click HERE to Learn More.

Our annual Flu Clinic will be held on October 8th, 2021 as a drive thru clinic.  Please Click Here for the West Plains Flu Clinic flyer.   Please Click Here for the Mountain View and Willow Springs Flu Clinics flyer.  To save time please fill out your flu consent form and bring it with you Click Here for the 2021-2022 Flu Consent Form.


Howell County Health Department is accepting applications to fill full-time and weekend positions as contact tracers.  Positions are temporary and on a PRN or as needed basis.  Looking for individuals with good people, phone, and organizational skills.  Pay will be based on experience.  HCHD Application for Employment (click here) are available at the health department or on the department’s website: howellcountyhealth.com. Please submit applications to Kathy Parker, 180 Kentucky, West Plains, MO  65775 or [email protected]


Community Health Assessment 2019

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