Recent News


The Sarpy/Cass Health Department is monitoring for West Nile Virus.  Protect yourself and take precautions this summer.  Read the press release here.


The Health Department is offering free fecal occult blood test (FOBT) home screening kits to both men and women Sarpy and Cass residents between the ages of 50 and 74 years.    The colorectal cancer screening kits are available in our office in Papillion Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


On Wednesday, March 27th, the Sarpy/Cass Health Department will be distribuitng a limited number of well water quality test kits to homeowners directly affected by the flooding emergency.  Funding for the test kits is being provided by the Papio-Missouri River NRD, the Lower Platte South NRD, and Midwest Laboratories.  For more information, see the full Press Release.


Attention Sarpy and Cass County residents... The Sarpy/Cass Health Department, in collaboration with LiveWell, is hosting a series of community conversations to discuss priority health concerns and potential solutions.  Free water, snacks, and childcare will be available during each session.  Sessions will be held on March 30, April 1, and April 6.  View the Community Conversation flyer for more information.


Due to inclement weather, the Health Department’s office in Papillion will open at 10:00 am today. 


The Sarpy/Cass Health Department is hiring for a Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Lead and Breastfeeding Peer Counselors.  If you are interested in more information about either of these positions, please visit Employment Opportunities.