COVID-19 Information & Response

COVID-19 in Black Hawk County

Black Hawk County Health Department is working around the clock with local government and community partners to respond to the evolving COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation in our community.

Information on this site is meant to help Black Hawk County residents, businesses, media, and others better understand what is happening in our community, and how best to prepare and respond as the situation evolves.

Vaccine Distribution

We follow guidelines from IDPH and the CDC, to distribute COVID-19 vaccines in Black Hawk County. 

Latest News & Updates

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This is a Black Hawk County COVID-19 Vaccine update. All links are active in the text body of this release.

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This weekly news brief provides updated information regarding the current status of COVID-19 response efforts in Black Hawk County.

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Black Hawk County Public Health is partnering with the Iowa Department of Public Health, the State Hygienic Lab, and community partners to increase the availability of COVID-19 testing options in Black Hawk County.

Downloads & Resources
Black Hawk County Health Department provides updated COVID-19 guidance for families who have children in childcare settings. Updated 8-17-21.
The Black Hawk County Health Department provides COVID-19 guidance for childcare providers. Updated 08-17-21.
The intent of this document is to provide guidelines for how to prevent and contain the spread of COVID-19 during events and large gatherings. This document is meant to supplement guidance developed by the Iowa Department of Public Health, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) and other professional agencies. The guidance applies primarily to unvaccinated individuals, and the Black Hawk County Health Department encourages all residents age 12 and older to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Please visit the full CDC Guidance ( for more information.
Other Resources
Attention Employers!

If your company or organization is interested in providing vaccine to your employees we can assist you. Please complete our business registration form we’ll contact you to discuss your options.

For Businesses