Public Health

Health & Human Services Department

108 East North Street

Friendship, WI 53934

Public Health, Prevent, Promote, Protect

Leah Eckstein, Public Health Officer

Phone (608)339-4376

FAX (608)339-4560

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Public Health focuses on improving the physical, mental and social well-being of the entire community. Public Health provides education, services and policy development to prevent disease and improve safety for all community members. Public Health provides a number of services, some which are: prenatal services, environmental health services, chronic disease follow-up, communicable disease follow-up and immunization services.

Mission: To promote wellness, prevent disease and protect the environment.

Vision: To be a leader within a supportive organization to advocate for the preservation, health and well-being of our community.

Public Health Staff

Leah Eckstein, R.N., MSN - Public Health Officer

Lorie Tomsyck, R.N., Registered Nurse

Karla Melke R.N., BSN, Public Health Nurse

Suzanne Schreiner, BS, CHES, Community Health Specialist

Nikki Ripp, BS, Community Health Specialist

Kathy Nelson, Public Health Support Specialist

Cheryl Levendoski, WIC Director