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Our Vision

The highest quality of life for all Sarpy and Cass County residents

Our Mission

To improve the lives of all Sarpy and Cass County residents through prevention, promotion, and protection of the public's health

Our Organizational Values

  • Collaboration
  • Empowerment
  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Respect

Current Events

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compass Bellevue Senior Center
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Recent News

The Sarpy/Cass Health Department is currently seeking a licensed physician to fulfill the dual role of Medical Consultant/Sarpy County representative on the Sarpy/Cass Board of Health. 

Medical Consultant responsibilities would include: 1...

The Health Department t is collecting dead corvids, such as blue jays, crows, and magpies, for West Nile Virus testing.  If you find any of these birds that have been dead for less than 24 hours and are in good condition, please phone the Health...

Summer is West Nile Virus season.  Protect yourself.  Take precautions.  Stay indoors during dusk and dawn when mosquitos are most active.  Wear long pants and long sleeved shirts.  Eliminate standing water where mosquitos breed.  And wear insect...

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VetSet

Veterans Outreach

The Department’s veterans outreach program, VetSET, is a rural veteran coordination project funded through a grant from the Veterans Affairs Office of Rural Health to the Nebraska Association of Local Health Directors. The goal of the program is to support veterans and their families who reside in rural or underserved areas.

The program assists local veterans by connecting them to resources such as fitness coaches, exercise routines, and community agencies offering financial assistance.

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Safe Kids

Safe Kids Sarpy/Cass

Safe Kids Sarpy/Cass is dedicated to educating families about childhood safety and injury prevention.  The program offers no-cost child passenger safety seat inspections and safety presentations to parent groups, elementary schools, daycare centers, and camp groups.

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Active Aging

The Active Aging program serves seniors in both Sarpy and Cass Counties with the goal of helping them remain safe and in their homes for as long as possible.  The program focuses on chronic disease prevention, nutrition, and physical activity.  Department nurses offer low-cost foot care and blood pressure screening, home visitations, and educational presentations.

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Maternal and Child Health

The Department's Sharing and Caring program offers a variety of maternal and child health services to our community.  Goals of the program are to promote healthy families, empower parents through education and support, improve breastfeeding success, and develop community connections.  Department nurses provide education and support on a variety of pregnancy and parenting-related topics.

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Emergency Preparedness

The Emergency Preparedness program is responsible for identifying all risks that could impact the public health of our communities. We create, maintain, and practice emergency response plans designed specifically to address the potential disasters. Department staff work closely with many local and federal agencies to help insure the continued well-being of the residents should we face a disaster.

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Environmental Health

The Environmental Health program controls environmental hazards and preserves and improves environmental factors for the achievement of optimum health, safety, comfort, and well-being.

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