Welcome to the Panhandle Health District
Your Health Idaho - How PHD Can Help (click!)
Did you know Disease Detectives at Panhandle Health
District track illnesses that hit groups of people in the
community? Our disease detectives investigate and
interview people to find the cause of illnesses and ways
to prevent them from happening again. Want to know
what illnesses hit us the most? Click on Annual Disease
Read BREAKING NEWS here!
Shoshone County Commissioner Leslee Stanley is the newest member of the Panhandle Health District Board of Health, replacing Jon Cantamessa...READ MORE
In recognition of World AIDS Day on Dec. 1, PHD will provide free Rapid HIV testing for two days during the month at all its offices in the five northern counties...READ MORE
Middle- and high school-age students from low-income families will receive dental screenings, fluoride varnish, dental sealants, education and home dental supplies at no cost to them at the PHD Holiday Teen Dental Party Thursday, Dec. 5 ...READ MORE
Public Health materials in Spanish through Seattle & King County Public Health
PHD Hayden Helpful Mini-Phone Directory
|For: immunizations, birth control, women's health, flu shots, family planning||(208)415-5270|
(appts. 8 am-7 pm)
|nutrition education, supplemental foods for pregnant women, infants and children||(208)415-5130|
|Home Health||doctor-ordered skilled nursing care/therapy at home||
|Institutional Controls Program||Ensuring integrity of clean soil and protective barriers in Bunker Hill Superfund site||
|Environmental Health||food aps, septic, aquifer, critical materials, water||(208)415-5220|
|Child Care Resource Center||resources for providers, referrals for parents||(208)415-5145|
|Public Health Preparedness||disaster preparedness||(208)415-5180|
137 N. Eighth
8500 N. Atlas Rd.
PHD headquarters in Hayden, Idaho.
What Is the Panhandle Health District?
The Panhandle Health District is one of seven public health districts in Idaho responsible for protecting public health, that is, the health of the masses. Click About Us to read more about Idaho's health districts and see the counties each district covers.
To prevent disease, disability and premature death; to promote healthy lifestyles; and to protect the health and quality of the environment.
A healthy population now and in the future through healthful living, clean air and water, disaster preparedness and the prevention of the spread of disease.
Visit our Division pages to learn more about how Panhandle Health District protects the public's health. Visit Public Information to learn about the latest health news and developments in Idaho's five northern counties. Click on Health Districts' Strategic Plan to learn plans to protect public health statewide through 2013. Click on Project Health to learn about the Panhandle Public Health Foundation that raises money for projects that promote public health in Idaho's five northern counties.
Find out how the public health system works in Idaho. Click on Public Health in Idaho for a great video adventure through Idaho's public health system.
Visit any of our five offices in Idaho's five northern counties for services. For Locations and Phone Numbers, click. Or visit Idaho's six other health districts by clicking on the following links:
- North Central Health District
- Southwest District Health
- Central District Health Department
- South Central Public Health District
- Southeastern District Health Department
- Eastern Idaho Public Health District