Recent News


The Nebraska Veteran and Family Task Force is seeking input from community members and organizations regarding local programming aimed at supporting the mental health and wellbeing of service members, veterans, and their families.  Please consider completing this valuable online survey to assist with identifying changes that need to happen to create long lasting impact.


The Sarpy/Cass Health Department has reported a confirmed case of rabies in a bat found in Sarpy County, the first animal this year to test positive for rabies in Sarpy or Cass County.  See press release here. 


In recognition of Independence Day, the Health Department’s office will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2019.


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.